19 Taliban Killed, 3 Stronghold Wrecked in Uruzgan Battle
Afghanistan – At least 19 Taliban insurgents killed during an operation carried by Afghan National Army (ANA) in Dehrawood district of Uruzgan on Monday, said the Ministry of Defense in a statement.
According to the statement, the #Taliban_plotted an attack against the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF), which was foiled in cooperation by the national army forces.
“19 #Taliban were killed during #preemptive_operations of ANA in Dehrawood district of #Uruzgan province yesterday,” said the MoD in a tweet. “They had gathered and prepared to attack ANDSF positions when they were targeted by #ANA and #AAF.”
Meanwhile, further 11 Taliban were wounded and three of their “strongholds and a large amount of their #weapons were destroyed” during the operation.