Search for Senior Haqqani Leader Leads to Arrest of Three Extremists

At the Zurmat district of Afghanistan's Paktia province, Afghan and…

At the Zurmat district of Afghanistan’s Paktia province, Afghan and coalition security forces arrested three extremists during a search for a senior Haqqani network leader, who organizes and executes against Afghan and coalition forces. Moreover, manages routes for weapons and equipment.

The security force also seized a rocket-propelled grenade launcher, a grenade, six anti-personnel mines, body armor, nine assault rifle magazines and ammunition.

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