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Twenty-one detained in Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq – Multi-National Forces from 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team) detained 21 suspected terrorists during operations in northern Iraq May 15.

Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment detained 10 individuals suspected of terrorist activity during cordon and search operations in western Mosul. Soldiers from 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment detained six individuals suspected of terrorist activity during cordon and search operations south of Sinjar. Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment detained five individuals suspected of terrorist activity during cordon and search operations in southeastern Mosul. Suspects are in custody with no MNF injuries reported.

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


Release #
050515b



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