Afghan police confiscate weapons cache, arrest suspected insurgents in Chora
Afghan National Police officers confiscated a weapons cache and apprehended five suspected insurgents in the Chora district, May 27.
The cache discovery and arrests were the result of an ANP investigation which was conducted after insurgents attacked the Balazar Afghan Local Police checkpoint.
A coalition representative reported that the weapons cache consisted of two improvised explosive device remote controls, two AK-47 assault rifles, two rocket propelled grenade launchers, 400 rounds of ammunition with 26 magazines, communication equipment and tactical gear.
Article by Chief Petty Officer Bill Mesta, Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force - Afghanistan