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Commando forces free 8 from Taliban prison in Baghlan

KABUL: Eight security force members were freed from a Taliban prison in an operation in northern Baghlan on Sunday night, the Ministry of Defense (MoD) said in a statement on Monday. The operation was launched in Amarkhil village of Baghlan-e-Jadid and the security force members who had been taken captive were released, it said.

The Taliban has not yet commented over the operation. This comes as Afghan forces conducted complex operations and released hundreds of Afghan security personnel and civilians from Taliban prisons in different provinces of Herat, Kandahar, Kunduz and Helmand in recent months.

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