Joint operation frees 10 civilians from Taliban prison in Ghazni
GARDEZ -- Afghan and coalition forces raided a Taliban prison in Ghazni Province, freeing 10 civilians, the 203rd Thunder Corps of the Afghan National Army said in a statement Tuesday (April 23).
The operation took place in the Bala area of Qarabagh District, said the statement without providing details on the timing.
Troops killed at least nine militants and arrested five others, it added.
The Taliban did not immediately comment.