Three Separate Weapons Caches Discovered
By SOF Editor on Mon, 02/08/2010 - 11:07am
An ANSF-led patrol found a large weapons cache after receiving a tip from a local resident in Wazah Khwah district, Paktika province yesterday [6 February].
The cache contained 54 artillery rounds, four mortar rounds and 18 fuses.
The munitions were brought to a nearby forward operating base and are pending disposal by an explosive ordnance disposal team.
A joint ANSF-ISAF patrol discovered more than 20 mortar rounds in Garm Ser district, Helmand province yesterday. An EOD team destroyed them on site.
Another ANSF-ISAF patrol discovered 11 hand grenades and an RPG round in Kajaki district, Helmand province yesterday.
The rounds were destroyed.