19 Taliban militants killed, 4 IED manufacturing facilities destroyed in Helmand

At least 19 Taliban militants were killed and four Improvised Explosive Device manufacturing facilities were destroyed during the operations in southern Helmand province.

According to informed military sources “A multi-day operation in Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand killed 19 Taliban fighters and wounded 2 others.”

The source further added that the Afghan security forces destroyed 4 IED manufacturing facilities and an large IED cache, which included 13 pressure plate IEDs, multiple RPG rockets and an RPG launcher.

“During the operation a precision air strike was used to destroy a vehicle-borne IED,” the sources said.

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Source: KHAAMA Press