Thursday, January 10, 2013
Kabul (BNA) four local commanders of armed Taliban were killed in military operations by Afghan and NATO forces in Afghanistan last night and this morning. These operations conducted in the outskirts of Helmand, Kandahar, Urozgan, Faryab, Ghazni and Paktika provinces, in which three other local commanders of this group were arrested. BNA quoting from NATO press statement, these commanders were killed and arrested while organizing of terrorist attacks and destructive activities. NATO said , these commanders had committed leadership of several terrorist attacks in their regions. It is being said, 10 other militias attributed to these commanders were arrested as well. In these operations, five arms caches of Taliban were seized by these forces. Tens of arms and hundreds kg of drugs and explosive devices were seized from these caches.