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HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND
7115 South Boundary Boulevard
MacDill AFB, Fla. 33621-5101
Phone: (813) 827-5894; FAX: (813) 827-2211; DSN 651-5894

January 13, 2004
Release Number: 04-01-30


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


4TH ID'S 24-HOUR ACTIVITY

TIKRIT, Iraq - Soldiers from the 4th Infantry Division and Task Force Ironhorse have, over the past 24 hours, conducted 155 patrols and five raids, and captured 43 individuals.

Twelve of the patrols were joint operations conducted with the Iraqi Police, the Iraqi Civil Defense Corps (ICDC) and the Border Guard in order to continually improve the safety and standard of living for the Iraqi people.

Weapons and equipment confiscated in raids and patrols throughout the Task Force Ironhorse area of operations include one 90-millimeter recoilless rifle with two 90mm recoilless rifle rounds, seven AK-47 assault rifles, two machine guns, two rifles, one shotgun, four rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) launchers, 46 RPGs, seven grenades, 12 mortar tubes, nine mortar rounds, five S-5-K rockets, 70-feet of detonation cord and two improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

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