16 militants killed, 11 injured in artillery, airstrikes in Afghanistan

At least 16 militants were killed and 11 others injured during artillery shelling and airstrikes carried out by the Afghan armed forces in the vicinity of Sayad district in northern Sari Pul province, the state -run Khama Press reported.

A statement release by the Afghan Ministry of Defence said that the recent artillery shelling and airstrikes killed at least 16 militants and injured 11 others.

Following the strike, Afghan army seized five motorcycles, some weapons and munitions, the statement added.

Source: Jordan News Agency