Kabul: Thirty-three militants were killed in military airstrikes in the last 24 hours, according to Afghanistan’s defense ministry on Saturday.
First airstrike carried out in Nad Ali and Marja districts of Helmand province, killed 13 militants where weapons, ammunition and hideouts were destroyed.
The second airstrike in Chora district of Uruzgan province killed 20 more and also destroyed three motorcycles, weapons and bases.
Three others were injured, further reported TOlONews. Earlier today, at Kabul’s PD9 area three were killed after a suicide car bomber detonated his explosives near a compound housing foreign contractors at around 9 a.m.