ISAF Joint Command evening operational update
KABUL, Afghanistan (Aug. 19) – A combined Afghan and International Security Assistance Force patrol detained more than 10 suspected insurgents during an operation targeting criminal improvised explosive device facilitators in Tarin Kot district, Uruzgan province, yesterday.
The detainees were taken in by Afghan Security Forces for further questioning.
In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan
A combined Afghan and coalition patrol discovered explosive materials during an operation in Khash Rod district, Nimroz province, yesterday. The operation seized 220 pounds (100 kgs) of ammonium nitrate and precursor materials used to make explosives. The explosive material was safely destroyed on site.