AFGHANISTAN (Pajhwok Afghan News)


Officials of Nangarhar national security and police claimed seizing dozens of landmines, seven missile launchers and heavy weapons during an overnight raid on a house in the Khogyani district of the eastern province.


(19.02.2008)

Huge arms cache seized in Nangarhar (AFGHANISTAN)

Nangarhar police spokesman Col. Abdul Ghafoor told Pajhwok Afghan News the National security forces on a tip off conducted an operation and recovered the above mentioned illegal arms from a house in Tatang village of the district.
"Officials recovered 70 anti-personal mines, 70 cannon-shells, seven missile launchers and a large number of ammunitions from the house," Ghafoor added.
He however said the owner succeeded in escaping the scene and police have launched investigations in this regard.


Von: (c) 2008 Asia Pulse Pty Limited, 20.02.2008

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