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10 militants killed in Afghanistan during military operations

Three army personnel also lost their lives in separate incidents over the same period

IANS  |  Kabul 

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At least 10 were killed during military operations and clashes across within a day, officials said on Saturday.

"(ANSF) conducted several clean-up operations in surrounding areas of Nangarhar, Kapisa, Ghazni, Paktia, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Badghis, Takhar and Helmand provinces within a day. As a result, six armed were killed, two wounded and seven detained by the ANSF," Xinhua news agency quoted an official as saying.

The security force also found and seized weapons, the official said, adding that three army personnel also lost their lives in separate incidents over the same period.

Four were also killed and three were wounded after army soldiers repelled a militant attack on security checkpoints in Kunduz's Imam Sahib district on Friday.

First Published: Sat, July 09 2016. 18:26 IST
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