Afghan and coalition forces detained eight insurgents and cleared three improvised explosive devices during operations in eastern Afghanistan throughout the past 24 hours, Oct. 29.
Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces detained six insurgents during an engagement in Sabari district. The detained suspects were transferred to a base for questioning.
Afghan National Army soldiers and coalition forces detained two insurgents while investigating an IED in Yousef Khel district. The IED was safely cleared and the detained suspects were transferred to a base for questioning.
Afghan Uniformed Police found and safely cleared an IED in Sharan district.
Afghan National Police and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Maidan Shahr district.
Operations in RC-East are still ongoing.
Article by ISAF Regional Command East