Afghan forces foil militants bid to detonate multiple IEDs in Khost

The Afghan forces thwarted militants bid to detonate multiple Improvised Explosive Devices in South-eastern Khost province.

According to a statement released by Ministry of Interior, the security forces discovered and defused 8 IEDs during the operations which they launched few days ago in Musa Khe district.

The statement further added that the militants had planted the IEDs on main roads frequented by ordinary civilians.

Some of the IEDs also carried ‘illusory’ messages about paradise, the Ministry of Interior added in its statement.

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Source: Khaama Press