36 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

As many as 36 Taliban militants have been killed, three injured and 28 captured by Afghan police backed by NATO-led troops, the interior ministry said.

Kabul: As many as 36 Taliban militants have been killed, three injured and 28 captured by Afghan police backed by NATO-led troops, the interior ministry said Saturday.
It said eight joint operations were launched in Kunduz, Helmand, Ghazni, Khost and Farah provinces in the past 24 hours.
IANS