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News: RC-East Dec. 9 operational update

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BAGRAM, Afghanistan - Afghan and coalition forces killed one insurgent, detained six, and cleared four improvised explosive devices during operations in eastern Afghanistan throughout the past 24 hours Dec. 8.

Khowst province

Afghan Uniformed Police and coalition forces killed one insurgent and detained four during an engagement in Khowst district. The detainees were transferred to a base for questioning.

Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared one IED in Sabari district.

Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared three IEDs in Khowst district.

Afghan Border Police and coalition forces detained one insurgent during an engagement in Terezayi district. The detained suspect was transferred to a base for questioning.

Logar province

Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces detained one insurgent during an engagement in Pul-E Alam district. The detained suspect was transferred to a base for questioning.

Operations in RC-East are still ongoing.


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Date Taken:12.09.2012

Date Posted:12.08.2012 23:59

Location:BAGRAM AIR FIELD, AFGlobe

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