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Multi-National Forces Detain 9 in Mosul

Mosul, Iraq
-- Multi-National Forces from 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), detained nine people wanted for anti-Iraqi activity and collected a variety of weapons and intelligence items during operations on Jan. 8 in northern Iraq.

A concerned Iraqi citizen came to Soldiers of 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, and provided information that led to the detention of six individuals suspected of anti-Iraqi activity in southwest Mosul.

During a search of the suspect's residence, a cache of weapons and intelligence items were discovered that included numerous AK-47s, computers, disks and a large sum of money. The suspects are in custody with no Multi-National Forces injuries reported during the operation.

Soldiers of the 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, detained three individuals wanted for planning and conducting attacks against Multi-National Forces bases during a cordon and search operation in northern Mosul. The suspects are in custody with no Multi-National Forces injuries reported during the operation.

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