Afghan Forces Kill 10 Militants in Logar

(Last Updated On: October 26, 2017)

At least 10 militants were killed during a joint operation by Afghan security forces in eastern Logar province, officials said Thursday.

Provincial police chief General Esmatullah Alizai said the operation was conducted in Charkh district of the province.

According to the police official, eight of the militants killed were citizen of Chechens.

In addition, five insurgents were arrested and some weapon, ammunitions and military uniforms were also seized during the operation.

The Taliban group which is actively conducting insurgency activities in the province has not made a comment about the report yet.

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