The Afghan military continues to liberate new provinces

10 Aug 2021

The Afghan military conducted a large-scale operation in the provinces of Kandahar, Herat, Helmand, Paktia and others.

According to the Ministry of Defense of the republic on Twitter, 679 militants of the radical Taliban movement* were eliminated during the day, another 161 people were injured. This is reported by RIA Novosti.

On Saturday, American B-52 bombers attacked Taliban positions in the vicinity of the cities of Kandahar, Herat and Lashkar Gah. According to the representative of the Afghan Defense Ministry, Fawad Aman, during the attack they destroyed more than 200 Taliban, as well as over a hundred vehicles, a large number of weapons and ammunition. According to the expert of the Center for the Study of Afghan Politics, Andrei Serenko, also on August 7, the US representative to the UN Security Council said that the world community will not allow a military seizure of power in Afghanistan and the restoration of the regime of the Islamic emirate of the Taliban.


* The Taliban movement is recognized as a terrorist and is banned in Russia