KABUL, March 30, 2015: Â Nearly nine Afghan army soldiers have lost their lives in war whereas 11 militants were killed in army operations in a single day in Afghanistan.
The ministry stated in a statement “Over the past 24 hours, 11 militants were killed, 11 others wounded during Afghan army operations in six out of country’s 34 provinces.”
According to the source, the soldiers died in separate bomb attacks in different places due to enemies’ direct fire across the country.
62 roadside bombs were found and defused by the army specialists and land mines over the same period of time in addition to seizing weapons and ammunition, according to the statement.
The Taliban militant group has been attacking over the past couple of months however the Afghan security forces assumed the Â full security responsibility from NATO-led troops.