21 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

  • At least 21 Taliban militants were killed and 12 others were injured in operations carried out by Afghanistan security forces over the last 24 hours, the defence ministry said. The operations were conducted in Kandahar, Helmand, Kapisa and Ghazni provinces, Xinhua news agency cited the ministry statement as saying. The security forces seized weapons and defused several roadside bombs planted by the militants. Source: IANS