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Stryker Brigade continues to pressure terrorists in northern Iraq

MOSUL, Iraq – Multi-National Forces from 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team) detained one suspected terrorist and seized a cache during operations in northern Iraqi May 25.

Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment detained one individual suspected of terrorist activity during a raid in southern Mosul Wednesday. Suspects are in custody with no MNF injuries reported.

Soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment had a weapons cache turned over to them in an area southeast of Mosul May 25. The cache consisted of mortar rounds, rocket propellant, sticks of plastic explosives, and an explosives detonator.

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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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