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Afghan forces kill at least 55 Taliban fighters in Kunduz

Salaam Times

MAZAR-E-SHARIF -- Afghan forces killed at least 55 Taliban militants and wounded 15 others in Kunduz Province, the 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan National Army said in a statement Wednesday (November 28).

The operation took place November 20-24 in Dasht-i-Archi District, the statement said.

Afghan troops destroyed 60 militant hideouts and four large explosive caches during the operation, said the statement.

The Taliban did not immediately comment.

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