Publish Date: May 18, 2013
In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several joint clearance operations with the cooperation of Afghan National Army, NDS and Coalition Forces to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.
The operations were conducted in Herat, Ghazni, Zabul, Kandahar, Baghlan, Nangarhar and Helmand provinces, as a result nine armed Taliban were killed and 15 other armed Taliban were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.
Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and defused some amount of light and heavy rounds ammunition and IEDs.
During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused an anti-vehicle mine placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activity in Uruzgan province.
The 101 Kabul Zone National Police detained seven suspects accused of theft and selling alcoholic beverages in the 6th, 9th and 15th Districts of Kabul-City.