RC-East operational update
Afghan and coalition forces killed two insurgents, detained one, located one weapons cache and cleared three improvised explosive devices during operations in eastern Afghanistan throughout the past 24 hours, Dec. 16.
Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared one IED in Qarah Bagh district.
Afghan National Security Forces found and safely cleared two IEDs in Tagab district.
Afghan National Army soldiers and coalition forces discovered a weapons cache in Bak district. The cache contained homemade explosives and IED components.
Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces detained one insurgent during an engagement in Jalalabad DC district. The detained suspect was transferred to a base for questioning.
Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces killed two insurgents during an engagement in Maidan Shahr district.
Operations in RC-East are ongoing.
Article by ISAF Joint Command