13 militants held in separate incidents: official
31 December, 2012
KABUL: Thirteen armed opponents have been arrested in various parts of the country, the defence and interior ministries said Sunday.
The security forces arrested two armed opponents, including a facilitator of Maulvi Haqqani network, in Logar's capital Pul-i-Alam, a defence ministry press release available with the AIP stated.
Four armed opponents were held in Spin Boldak district of Wardak province while the security forces seized a weapons cache, including 600 kilograms of explosives, three IEDs and other war gadgets in Grishk district. The press release said an Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier was killed and two more were injured in attack and bomb blast of the enemy in Laghman and Nangarhar provinces.