Twitter took down nearly 5,000 accounts associated with or backed by the Iranian regime.
Many of the 'prisoners' freed by Afghan forces over the past few months were brutally mistreated by the Taliban, kept underground underfed and sometimes executed without trial.
The US military also announced the deployment of 1,000 troops to the Middle East, while Tehran set a countdown until it breaches a nuclear deal.
Locals say it is their obligation to support Afghan forces in order to prevent terrorist activities.
A number of Taliban militants took advantage of the absence of local residents who had gone to observe Eid prayers to take over a number of villages. A popular uprising chased the militants out.
The world community is coming to terms with the reality that the Iranian regime is trying to disrupt the free flow of commerce through the vital Strait of Hormuz.
Residents are rejoicing in their newfound freedom after security operations eliminated many top Taliban commanders in Deh Yak and Khwaja Omari districts.
Both groups have committed 'limitless cruelty' and respected neither holy month of Ramadan nor Eid, said one local resident.
The Taliban have shut down telecommunication services from 5pm to 5am in retaliation for being beaten back by Afghan forces in the area.
The Iranian regime secretly sends a number of Fatemiyoun fighters every day to Herat Province disguised as refugees in a bid to stoke religious conflict in the country.