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KUNDUZ PROVINCE, Afghanistan- - Afghan commandos detained 20 suspected insurgents during a clearing operation Sept. 14 in Kunduz province’s Chahar Dara district.

The 5th Special Operation Kandak’s 1st Company conducted a clearance operation after increased enemy activity in and around the district’s Nowabad village.

Two local residents were injured the previous day when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb intended for Afghan National Security Forces patrolling the area. Also, that day, Afghan Local Police were attacked at a nearby checkpoint.

The detainees were turned over to the Chahar Darah Afghan National Police and National Directorate of Security. No shots were fired during the operation.

There were also no reports of Afghan military, civilians or suspected insurgents injured during the operation.


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This work, Afghan commandos detain 20 suspects in Kunduz province, by SSG JaJuan Broadnax, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.15.2013

Date Posted:09.15.2013 10:08

Location:KUNDUZ PROVINCE, AF

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