IJC Operational Update, Feb. 5
By SOF Editor on Fri, 02/05/2010 - 12:46pm
An Afghan-international security force searched a compound south of the village of Bangluk, in the Kalakan district of Kabul province after intelligence information indicated militant activity and detained a few insurgents.
In other operations, a joint ANSF-international security force arrested several suspected insurgents and confiscated a weapons cache in the Paghman district of Kabul yesterday. The cache consisted of 18 hand grenades, three AK-47s, a pistol and ammunition.
In the Nad-e-Ali district of Helmand province yesterday an ISAF patrol detained a few individuals in a known Taliban compound. The individuals tested positive for explosive residue and were in possession of IED-making materials and 10 kilograms of opium. They were turned over to Afghan security forces.
In the Bagrami district of Kabul Monday, ANSF forces discovered 68 82mm mortar rounds.
No shots were fired and no Afghan civilians were harmed during these operations.