Major Mohammad Hanif Rezaie, Spokesperson for 209th Shaheen Corps said to Bayanshamal that in the latest case, last night, a key commander from armed opponents of government named Sabrullah was killed and another person was detained in Sheikhha village of Dawlatabad district in Faryab.
He added that in the operation an M240 machine gun, a Kalashnikov gun and an Icom radio were seized by security forces.
Mr. Rezaie pointed out that commando and night operations are targeted and effective operations and said that number of special troops has increased and they are able to perform operations in any part of the country.
According to the source, within the frame of big Nusrat-97 operation in North and Northeast zones, 4 sub-operations are in progress in Takhar, Badakhshan, Baghlan and Faryab provinces.
Reporter: Hamid Nawabzada