2 killed, 6 wounded in Faryab
27 November, 2012
MAIMANA: Two Taliban were killed and six others, including brother of a shadow governor, were wounded in northern Faryab province, a military official said on Monday.
The two-day operation was conducted in Mato and Chalgazi areas of Qaisar district, Gen. Noor Muhammad Hamid, the 209th Shaheen Corps commander, told Pajhwok Afghan.
A brother of Mullah Daud, the Taliban's governor for Faryab, was among the detainees. Ten villages of the district were cleared of Taliban, the ANA commander said. An inhabitant of Khwaja Ganti area, Syed Shafiq, said four militants, including a commander, were injured in the offensive.