President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani who attended a ceremony held at Presidential palace on the occasion of 26th of Dalwa equals to withdraw of Russian troops from Afghanistan, insisted over the victory of Afghanistan and winning war against terrorism. He said that combating against comunist is the same combact against terrorism, and according to him Afghanistan will win this war as it won that war. He invited Taliban into a peace and dialogue process because they can’t win this war. He added that Russia after 28 government is repeating the same mistake commited years ago, interfering in the Afghan affairs. 26th of dalwa is the day that Russian troops withdrew Afghanistan 28 years ago, they were defeated by the Mujahidin.
At least 58 armed opposers including 10 ISIS fighters group and two local commanders of Taliban were killed and 23 others were wounded during joint operations led by Afghan security forces in 18 provinces of the country. Ministry of National Defense spokesman press office told BNA that the operations were conducted with support of Afghan air and artillery forces in relevant areas of Nangarhar, Kapisa, Paktika, Logar, Ghazni, Kandahar, Urozgan, Zabul, Herat, Nimroz, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul, Kunduz, Badakhshan, Balkh, Takhar,Kandahar and Helmand provinces. Some weapons, ammunitions and war equipment have been discovered and seized during the operations as well, the source added.