Operations Target Two Top Taliban Leaders
Afghanistan (ISAF) – ISAF soldiers in support of Government
of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan conducted successful operations
that killed two Taliban leaders, Mullah Abdul Matin and his
associate Mullah Karim
Agha in Helmand Province.
a result of this successful attack, the Taliban’s networks
have suffered another severe setback," said Brig. Gen.
Carlos Branco, ISAF spokesperson. "Each successful operation
ensures insurgent disruption that gives way for stability operations
to take place."
no evidence of any civilian casualties after this operation.
his followers were responsible for crimes in and around Helmand
Province and attacks against ANSF and ISAF troops. He was the
mastermind behind several suicide bombing missions in Helmand
Province that resulted in the deaths of many innocent Afghan
is another clear victory for the people of Afghanistan to one
day secure peace in this country from those who seek to undermine
peace, stability, reconstruction and development," General