ISAF Joint Command evening operational update

ISAF Joint Command
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Date: 06.02.2012
Posted: 06.02.2012 11:46
News ID: 89334

KABUL, Afghanistan – A combined Afghan and coalition security force patrol discovered a weapons cache in Tarin Kot district, Uruzgan province, yesterday. <br /> <br /> The cache consisted of three shoulder fired surface-to-air missiles, three anti-tank mines, 423 rocket-propelled grenades, 118,600 7.62 mm rounds, 30 rifles and other military ordnance were recovered. <br /> <br /> Security forces destroyed the cache on site without incident.<br /> <br /> In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan:<br /> <br /> South<br /> <br /> A combined Afghan and coalition security force discovered a drug cache in Spin Boldak district, Kandahar province, yesterday. The cache consisted of approximately 1,364 kilograms (3,000 pounds) hashish. Security forces destroyed the cache on site without incident.<br /> <br /> West<br /> <br /> Acting on a tip in Anar Darah district, Farah province, Afghan and coalition forces discovered a weapons cache Thursday. The security forces recovered 32 mortar bombs, 32 anti-personnel mines and a quantity of ammunition. All materials were destroyed on site without incident.