6 Taliban killed and 10 arrested in southern Afghanistan

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) — Afghan special forces killed, Wednesday, 6 of the Taliban and arrested 10 others in two security posts Oruzgan state, south of the country.

The news agency “Khama Press” (private) Afghan military sources, did not disclose, that the special forces carried out an operation in the area of ​​Tarin Kot and resulted in the deaths of the six elements in addition to the arrest of three.

She added that a separate operation was carried out in the same area, which resulted in the arrest of seven members of the movement.

A large weapons cache was destroyed during the recent operation.

The Taliban had no comment until 10:30 GMT.

Afghanistan has been witnessing for years the confrontations and acts of violence almost daily between security and the military on the one hand, and the Taliban on the other, resulting in deaths on both sides, as well as air operations carried out by government aircraft and aircraft of the international coalition.

Recently, Washington has sought to open the windows of dialogue with the Taliban in order to end the cycle of violence.

The Taliban insist in return for the departure of US troops from Afghanistan as a prerequisite for reaching peace with the Afghan government.


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