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Ammunition seized in Zabul

Ammunition seized in Zabul

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Mar 28, 2011 - 15:43

QALATCITY (PANinfo-icon): Intelligence officials seized weapons and ammunition in the southern province of Zabul, the governor's office said on Monday.

The weapons, ammunition and explosives were recovered on Sunday from two places on the outskirts of Qalat city, the capital of Zabul province, a statement from the governor's office, said.

Three BM1 mortars, a suicide vest, three land mines, six hand grenades, 90 kilograms of explosives placed in three jerry cans and three light weapons were seized, the statement, said.

One person has been detained in connection with the storage of the ammunition, but security personnel are still investigating, the statement added.

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