Compiled from International Security Assistance Force Joint Command News Releases
The facilitator conducted bomb attacks against Afghan and coalition forces in the area, officials said.
In other operations yesterday:
-- An Afghan and International Security Assistance Force patrol found 16 bags of marijuana, ranging in weight from 100 to 120 pounds, in
Helmand province’s Garm Ser district.
-- In Parwan province’s Salang district, an ISAF patrol found three 115 mm ordnances, five 82 mm mortars and a rocket-propelled grenade.
-- ISAF patrols spotted several insurgents planting roadside bombs in
Helmand’s Nahr-e Sarej and Sangin districts. After gaining positive identification, coalition forces engaged the enemy position, killing several insurgents and wounding another.
province’s Spin Boldak district, a bomb detonated as two insurgents were planting it, killing one and wounding the other. Kandahar
-- An ISAF patrol in
Helmand’s Reg-e Khan Meshin district found an assault rifle, 14 assault rifle magazines and 250 7.62 mm rounds.
-- An Afghan and ISAF patrol in
’s Arghandab district found a 450 rounds of 7.62 mm ammunition, an anti-personnel mine, nine jugs of homemade explosives, detonation cord and about 40 pounds of ball bearings. Kandahar
-- In Kunar province’s Watahpur district, an Afghan and ISAF patrol received small-arms. After establishing positive identification, coalition forces engaged the enemy position, killing an insurgent.