15 Taliban eliminated in Nad Ali district of Helmand
LASHKARGH (Pajhwok): At least 15 Taliban were killed and 10 others wounded in a security operation in the Nad Ali district of southern Helmand province on Saturday, an official said.
Maj. Gen. Mohammad Moeen Faqir, commander of 215th Maiwand Military Corps, told Pajhwok Afghan News army troops and police took part in the early morning raid.
Governor Hayatullah Hayat confirmed the raid and said such operations would be conducted in the future as well to ensure stability in the area.
District chief Mohammad Idress Alizai said foreign forces provided air support to the Afghan security personnel during the offensive.
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