The operations took place in Kunar, Laghman, Baghlan, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Maidan, Wardak, Logar and Ghazni provinces, Khaama Press reported.
They were carried out by Afghan national police, the national army and the national directorate of security forces.
Eleven militants were injured in the attacks and nine others were arrested, the ministry said.
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