Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Kabul (BNA) Three local commanders attributed to Taliban and Haqani network were arrested in a military operation in Afghanistan.
These commanders were arrested while planning terrorist activities in their hideouts in the vicinities of Shahwalikot district of Kandahar province and Pol-e-Alam district of Logar province.
BNA quoting from NATO press statement said, these commanders targeted by Afghan and NATO forces while organizing terrorist attacks.
According to the press statement, the arrested commanders had committed leadership of several terrorist attacks in their regions.
It is said, in the operations, a number of other militias attributed to these commanders were arrested.
NATO said that a number of arms caches of rebels were seized in the operations.