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    Detained Helmand province militant identified

    Detained Helmand Province Militant Identified

    Courtesy Photo | Coalition forces recover a weapons cache consisting of a several AK-47 assault rifles,...... read more read more

    BAGRAM AIR FIELD, AFGHANISTAN

    04.20.2008

    Courtesy Story

    Combined Joint Task Force 101

    By Combined Joint Task Force - 101
    Combined Press Information Center

    BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan – Coalition forces recently identified an extremist detained during an operation conducted April 1 to disrupt militant operations in Helmand province.

    The extremist, identified as Hajji Abdullah was apprehended during an operation in the Kajiki District targeting Abdul Haq -- a Taliban sub-commander who was killed during the operation.

    Abdullah, 45, was a weapons smuggler and militant transporter under the command of Abdul Haq. He was also known to use his residence as a safe house and storage for weapons. An ammo vest and several weapons were found in Abdullah's house and a vehicle parked outside.

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    Date Taken: 04.20.2008
    Date Posted: 04.25.2008 10:15
    Story ID: 18767
    Location: BAGRAM AIR FIELD, AF 

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