8 Taliban militants killed in Afghan operations

Added On November 13, 2017

Afghan government forces launched cleanup operations against militants in the country's eastern province of Kapisa on Sunday.
An official said operations left eight Taliban militants dead and several villages were retaken.
The Taliban has not yet commented on the events.
Afghan security forces have increased military operations against militants, following attempts by Taliban and Islamic State fighters to take territory and consolidate their positions before winter sets in.