At least 11 loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed during the military operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.
The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said the militants were killed during the operation, Shaheen-13, led by 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan National Army (ANA) forces.
According to a statement by MoD, the operations were conducted in Kot district where various villages have been cleared so far.
The statement further added that 14 ISIS militants were also wounded during the operations and a vehicle belonging to the loyalists of the terror group was also damaged.
MoD also added that the operations are still underway in different parts of Kot district to clear the area from the militants presence.
No further details were given regarding the casualties of the Afghan security personnel during the operations.
This comes as the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said Sunday at least 18 loyalists of the terror group were killed and 11 others were wounded during an airstrike in Kot district.
Earlier, at least 9 ISIS loyalists were killed and 7 others were wounded during an operation in Bati Kot district of Nangarhar province.
Source Khaama Press