Operations Against a Haqqani Network Militant

05/26/2011 The photos show an Afghan led security force operating to capture an adversary.

 

 

Credit: Defense Imagery Management Operations Center

Location: Khowst province, Afghanistan; April 18, 2010

  • In the first photo members of an Afghan-international security force clear and secure a compound in the Sabari district.
  • The second photo shows an Afghan-international security force providing security at a compound in Khost province’s Sabari district during an operation to capture a Haqqani network militant.
  • The third photo shows an Afghan-international security force preparing to go on a mission targeting a compound in the Sabari district after intelligence sources found militant activity. The security force searched the compound and detained two suspected militants in Khowst province, Afghanistan, Dec. 28, 2009.
  • The fourth photo shows an Afghan-international security force searching a compound in Khost province’s Sabari district during an operation to capture a Haqqani network militant Feb. 1. Eight suspects were detained during the operation.
  • The fifth photo shows an Afghan-international security force capturiung seven militants, including a known Haqqani facilitator. The joint force also recovered multiple AK-47 rifles, hand grenades and and IED components from the home of the Haqqani facilitator in Khowst province, Afghanistan, Dec. 25, 2009.

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