RC-East operational update - Jan. 26

ISAF Joint Command
Courtesy Story

Date: 01.25.2013
Posted: 01.25.2013 20:03
News ID: 101076

BAGRAM, Afghanistan - Afghan and coalition forces killed three insurgents, located two weapons caches and cleared seven improvised explosive devices during operations in eastern Afghanistan throughout the past 24 hours, Jan. 25.<br /> <br /> <strong> Khowst province </strong><br /> Afghan National Security Forces found and safely cleared an IED in Terezayi district. <br /> <br /> Afghan and coalition forces discovered a weapons cache in Spera district. The cache contained small arms munitions and several blocks of C4.<br /> <br /> <strong> Ghazni province </strong><br /> Afghan and coalition forces killed three insurgents during an engagement in Andar district. <br /> <br /> Afghan and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Gelan district. <br /> <br /> Afghan and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Moqur district.<br /> <br /> <strong> Wardak province </strong> <br /> Afghan and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Sayed Abad district.<br /> <br /> <strong> Paktya province </strong> <br /> Afghan National Army soldiers and coalition forces discovered a cache in Dzadran district. The cache contained mortars, ammunition and IED making materials.<br /> <br /> Afghan and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Dzadran district.<br /> <br /> <strong> Laghman province </strong><br /> Afghan National Army soldiers cleared two IEDs in Dowlat Shah district. <br /> <br /> Operations in RC-East are ongoing.