|June 22: Afghan-ISAF Operations in Southern, Northern Afghanistan|
KABUL, Afghanistan (June 22) - An Afghan-international security force detained the Taliban's recently appointed chief of finance for Baghlan Province, along with two other suspected insurgents, in Helmand Province last night.
A separate Afghan-international security force detained two suspected foreign fighters in Kandahar province while pursuing the Dand district Taliban military commander last night. The commander is linked to suicide attacks in Kandahar.
An Afghan-international security force detained several suspected insurgents in Helmand Province yesterday while pursuing a senior Taliban commander who operates in the area.
Afghan and international partners conducted an operation just north of Babaji in Helmand Province Sunday night. The intent of the operation was to disrupt a Taliban network which supplies explosives and other material used in the construction of roadside bombs.
Pashto: News Release Summary - 22 June