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Iraqi Security Forces detain suspected terrorists


MOSUL, Iraq
-- Iraqi Security Forces and Multi-National Forces from 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), detained a total of 11 suspected terrorists during operations in northern Iraq March 13.

Troops with the 3rd and 4th Company, 23rd Battalion Iraqi Intervention Force, detained seven people suspected of making improvised explosive devices during a cordon and search operation in western Mosul. Suspects are in custody with no ISF injuries reported.

Troops from the 1-24th Iraqi Intervention Forces and Soldiers of the 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, detained four people suspected of terrorist activity during a cordon and search operation in eastern Mosul. The 1-24th IIF and 3-21st also confiscated a number of explosives components at the location where the individuals were detained. Suspects are in custody with no ISF or MNFinjuries reported.
 

TEXT PROVIDED BY THE TASK FORCE FREEDOM, MULTINATIONAL BRIGADE-NORTHWEST PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT LT. COL. ANDRE HANCE AT ANDRE.HANCE@MNBNW.IRAQ.ARMY.MIL


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