'Detain 18 suspected Taliban'
29 January, 2013
KABUL: Afghan and coalition force detained more than a dozen Taliban in different regions of Afghanistan, interior ministry said Monday.
The interior ministry said in a press release that combined force detained 18 Taliban during separate actions in Kabul, Ningarhar, Wardak, Logar, Khost and Nimroz province over the past 24 hours.
He said the combined force also recovered five arms, seven landmines, 25 hand grenades and other military items, adding five landmines were also discovered and defused in Paktika, Kandahar and Farah province.