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American Forces Press Service

Iraqi, Coalition Forces Find Cache, Suspected Terrorists

American Forces Press Service

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2006 Soldiers from the 3rd Brigade, 6th Iraqi Army Division, and Multinational Division Baghdad's 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, located a large weapons cache and detained five suspected terrorists yesterday in northwestern Baghdad, military officials reported.

The cache included mortar rounds, PE-4 explosives, blasting caps, rocket-propelled grenades, RPG launchers, mortar systems, cell phones, long-range control transmitters and a charging base for the transmitters.

An explosive ordnance disposal team destroyed the munitions.

(Compiled from a Multinational Division Baghdad news release.)

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