|Updated: 11-Dec-2006||Press Release|
ISAF destroys weapons caches
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (10 December) – A significant number of weapons and ammunition were recently turned in by local Afghans or collected during a series of ISAF operations in Regional Command-East.
On Friday, an ISAF patrol found a large arms cache while conducting operations in the Sabari district of Khost province. In the last four weeks, six caches have been discovered in Khost.
The same day, a civilian turned in weapons to the Kalagush Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) in the Alinger district of Laghman province, whilst yesterday, a patrol found another cache near PRT Mehtar Lam in the Nurgaram district of Nuristan province.
The weapons and ammunition seized consisted of:
All of these items were destroyed at an ISAF camp.
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