In continuance of joint combating operation named Tofan-18 in Qalah-e Zal district of Kunduz province, so far 7 armed opponents of government have been killed, 4 of them have been wounded and several villages have been cleared from them.
Colonel Abdul Jamil Musafir, Commander of 1st Brigade, 20th Pamir Division says as a consequence of aerial operations and artillery impacts three positions of Taliban and a motorcycle have also been destroyed.
According to Mr. Mosafir, simultaneous with the operation, efforts have started to fortify security bases in order to strengthen security belt of Aqtapah in the center of Qalah-e Zal district.
Commander of 1st brigade underlines suppressing armed opponents, destroying Taliban positions and reinforcing security bases as the main purposes of the operation.
Based on his words, security forces haven’t sustained any casualties in the operation.
Reporter: Inayatullah Khaliq