A combined Afghan and coalition security force detained several suspected insurgents and wounded one while searching for a Taliban facilitator in Jalalabad district, Nangarhar province, yesterday.
The facilitator is responsible for supplying weapons and planning attacks against Afghan forces.
One of the suspected insurgents was shot and wounded during the operation. After receiving medical treatment for non-life threatening wounds, he was detained by security forces for further questioning.
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