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Task Force Liberty Soldiers detain 15 near Bayji


TIKRIT, Iraq – Task Force Liberty Soldiers detained 15 individuals and seized 44 assault rifles during a combat patrol northwest of Bayji at about 6:30 p.m. April 29. The patrol stopped to question the individuals after finding them with four cars parked alongside the highway.
One MG42 machine gun and two drums of ammunition were also seized.
All the detainees were taken to a Coalition Forces base for questioning.

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