The embassy said it was 'cognisant' that some may attempt to characterise this move as an internal conflict, allegedly involving diplomats who switched allegiance to the Taliban
At least 33 militants were killed by security forces in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, a military officer said on Friday.
"The forces launched operations in Chaparhar and Pachiragam districts on Thursday night and so far 33 militants have been killed, six injured and 22 others arrested," the official told Xinhua news agency.
The victims included key militant commanders, the officer added.
Afghanistan’s remarkable journey in Cricket World Cup leaves an enduring impact: Former England captain Eoin Morgan:
Former England captain Eoin Morgan on Tuesday hailed Afghanistan's performances in the on going Cricket World Cup saying Afghanistan journey has been nothing short of remarkable, leaving an enduring impact on the tournament.