Six militants killed, nine hostages released in Afghanistan

  • In an operation conducted by Afghan army in association with Afghan air force and other security institution, nine hostages were released from a prison operated by Taliban militants. The operation was conducted in Nahr-e-Saraj district in Afghanistan. The control and command centre of the militant group was also destroyed in an airstrike carried out by the Afghan air force. According to the reports, six militants were killed; however, the Taliban has not commented on the report