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Task Force Baghdad Soldiers find weapons cache

Multi-National Force-Iraq

BAGHDAD , Iraq – Soldiers from Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 108th Armor, 48th Brigade Combat Team discovered a large cache of weapons at 7 a.m. June 17 while conducting a security patrol in south Baghdad .

The weapons cache included about 100 82-millimeter mortar cases, 67 mortar fuses, a mortar base plate and several mortar tubes.

An explosive ordnance detachment was called to handle the explosives.

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