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Afghan police kill 4 militants, capture 24 others


16:08, January 30, 2012

KABUL, Jan. 30 (Xinhua) -- Afghan police backed by national army and the NATO-led troops have killed four anti-governemnt militants and arrested 24 others over the past 24 hours, Interior Ministry said in a press release on Monday.

"During series of operations across the country, the national police in coordination with army and the international forces have killed four rebels and captured 24 others," the press release said.

A number of arms and ammunitions have also been seized by security forces, it added.

However, it did not say if there were any casualties on the security forces.

Taliban militants fighting Afghan and NATO-led troops have not to make comment yet.


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