Afghan forces reclaim Jaghatu district of Ghazni province
Afghan forces have reclaimed Jaghatu district of Ghazni province in a military operation launched on September 03, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said in a statement.
The Afghan ministry
of defense says that Malistan, Jaghori, Ajristan, and Nahoor districts of the
province are now connected to Ghazni city through Jaghatu district which has
been cleared of the Taliban presence.
providing a specific figure, the statement said that the Taliban have suffered heavy
casualties, and a large number of roadside bombs planted by the militants have
operations conducted in Jaghatu district was named after an Afghan military
commander, Abdul Mubeen Mohabbati, who was killed in an insider attack on July
17 in Qarabagh district of the province.