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'Annihilators' uncover more weapons in North Babil

Soldiers of 1st Platoon, Company A 'Annihilators', 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment attached to Task Force 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment, unearth a 55-gallon drum filled with rocket-propelled grenades, hand grenades, artillery rounds and an assortment of other munitions found during a cordon and search operation near Latifiyah, in the north Babil region of Iraq on Jan. 21. The armaments were found during a comprehensive search of the farmland along the banks the Euphrates River. An explosive ordnance disposal team destroyed the cache with a controlled detonation. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Andy Miller, 122nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

Task Force 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment Soldiers inspect a weapons cache found during cordon and search operations near the Iraqi town of Latifiyah, in the north Babil region on Jan. 21. Elements of the Task Force found munitions, including nearly 100 rocket-propelled grenade rounds, nearly 100 hand grenades, dozens of artillery pieces and an assortment of small arms and improvised-explosive device making materials, in over 15 separate incidents during the operation. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Andy Miller, 122nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

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