Ukraine Snake Island Flag - Buy it Here!

Military

CENTCOM

NEWS RELEASE
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

February 13, 2004
Release Number: 04-02-25


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


TASK FORCE OLYMPIA RECOVERS WEAPONS

MOSUL, Iraq - Soldiers from 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, under the operational control of Task Force Olympia, recovered weapons and explosive devices in northern Iraq Wednesday.

Soldiers from 1st Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment conducted a patrol near Tall Afar and discovered one 82 mm mortar.

Members of the Coalition for Iraqi Unity, a concerned group of citizens in northwestern Iraq, came to the 1st Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment and turned in two rocket-propelled grenade rockets, five RPG sights, nine hand grenades, 144 rounds of 7.62 mm ammunition, two binoculars and 3,008 rounds of other calibers.

-30-



NEWSLETTER
Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list