21 May 2007

PR# 2007-391

Italians disarm IED

KABUL, Afganistan – The Multinational Engineer Group of Regional Command Capital disarmed an improvised explosive device on Jalalabad Road here May 15.

After its discovery by the American Quick Reaction Fore, MEG sent its Italian Immediate Response Team, which is specially trained to dispose of unexploded ordnance and IEDs.  The Italians discovered a 100mm Russian artillery grenade set up as an IED.

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