At least 21 Daesh insurgents were killed in an ongoing military operation in eastern Nangarhar province, 201 Selab Military Corps said in a statement on Saturday.
In addition, 13 other insurgents were injured.
The operation is ongoing in Achin district of the province and 21 insurgents were killed in the past 24 hours, according to the statement.
“Several villages have been cleared of insurgents and the operation is still ongoing to clear all insurgents,” it said.
However, the statement did not provide more details about the operation.