RC-East operational update | Oct. 11

ISAF Joint Command
Courtesy Story

Date: 10.10.2012
Posted: 10.10.2012 22:31
News ID: 95965

BAGRAM, Afghanistan - Afghan and coalition forces killed six insurgents, located two weapons caches and cleared 15 improvised explosive devices during operations in eastern Afghanistan throughout the past 24 hours, Oct. 10.<br /> <br /> Ghazni province<br /> Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared three IEDs, two in Ghazni district and one in Gelan district.<br /> <br /> Khowst province<br /> Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Gurbuz district.<br /> <br /> Afghan Uniformed Police and coalition forces discovered a weapons cache in Shamal district. The cache contained small arms, grenades and an IED.<br /> <br /> Logar province<br /> Afghan National Army soldiers found and safely cleared an IED in Baraki Barak district.<br /> <br /> Afghan National Army soldiers killed an insurgent during an engagement in Baraki Barak district.<br /> <br /> Paktika province<br /> Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared six IEDs in Orgun district.<br /> <br /> Afghan Border Police killed an insurgent and discovered a weapons cache in Wazah Khwah district. The cache contained a radio, small arms, two motorcycles, three remotes, explosives and three knives. <br /> <br /> Paktya province<br /> Afghan National Army soldiers and coalition forces found and safely cleared an IED in Zurmat district.<br /> <br /> Wardak province<br /> Afghan National Security Forces and coalition forces found and safely cleared three IEDs in Sayyidabad District.<br /> <br /> Afghan National Army soldiers and coalition forces killed four insurgents during an engagement in Jaghatu dstrict.<br /> <br /> Operations in RC-East are still ongoing.