30 militants killed in Afghan operations

Kabul, July 28 (IANS) Thirty Taliban militants have been killed and 38 others wounded in military operations since Saturday, the Afghan interior ministry said Sunday.

The Afghan National Police conducted several operations with the army, intelligence service and NATO coalition troops in Nangarhar, Kapisa, Kunduz, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Logar and Helmand provinces, Xinhua reported.

Three militants were arrested, the ministry said.

Many weapons were seized and several landmines were defused in the operation.