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Huge arms cache recovered in Baghlan, Khost

Security & Crime


Huge arms cache recovered in Baghlan, Khost

Jun 05, 2014 - 16:18

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The National Directorate of Security (NDSinfo-icon) claimed recovering huge arms cache believed to be stored by militants in northern Baghlan and southeastern Khost provinces, said a statement on Thursday.

The statement said at least 350 to 82 millimeters cannon bullets, 250 unexploded ordinance, 220 mortars, 200 mortars explosion circuits, 50 rockets, 50 packets of machine gun’s bullets, 15 hand grenades, 33 remote control bombs and others brands of weapons had been discovered by the NDS officials.

Militants were planning to use the weapons in a bid to disrupt the runoff vote, the statement added.





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