Following are security developments in Afghanistan at 10 a.m. British time on Wednesday:
EASTERN AFGHANISTAN - NATO-led forces killed six suspected insurgents in eastern Afghanistan during a close combat air operation on Wednesday, NATO-led forces said.
HELMAND - Afghan forces killed at least nine militants in Nawah district about 590 km (365 miles) southeast of Kabul on Tuesday, the Afghan Ministry of Defence said.
KABUL - U.S.-led coalition forces killed eleven armed militants about 60 km (37 miles) northeast of Kabul on Tuesday, the U.S. military said.
(Compiled by Golnar Motevalli; Editing by Gillian Murdoch)