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News: RC-East Feb. 16 operational update

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BAGRAM, Afghanistan - Afghan and coalition forces killed three insurgents, cleared three improvised explosive devices and detained one suspected insurgent during operations in eastern Afghanistan throughout the past 24 hours, Feb. 15.

Khowst province

Coalition forces killed three insurgents and safely cleared an IED during an engagement in Manduzai district.

Afghan National Security Forces found and safely cleared an IED in Terezayi district.

Logar province

Coalition forces detained a suspected insurgent in Pul-e Alam district.
The detained suspect was transferred to a base for questioning.

Paktya province

Afghan National Security Forces found and safely cleared an IED in Shwak district.

Operations in RC-East are ongoing.

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Date Taken:02.15.2013

Date Posted:02.15.2013 22:52

Location:BAGRAM, AFGlobe

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