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 Kandahar, Ghazni, Helmand, Kapisa, Paktika and Paktiya provinces, as a result 57 armed Taliban were killed, eight wounded and 12 other armed Taliban were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.
Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated some amount of light and heavy rounds ammunition and IEDs.
During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused three anti-vehicle mines placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Herat and Farah provinces.
The 101 Kabul Zone National Police detained a suspect accused of using fake documents in the 8th District of Kabul-City.