Large ammunition cache recovered in Kabul
Kabul, October 10, 2007 (Pajhwok Afghan News): Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF), along with Coalition troops, have discovered and confiscated a major ammunition cache in the southern Zabul province.
The Coalition said on Wednesday the ANSF-led force executed the operation after receiving credible intelligence of a weapon cache located in a compound just outside of the limits of Qalat.
"The ANSF moved to the suspected area where they found and recovered the ammunition cache," said a Coalition statement emailed to Pajhwok Afghan News.
The cache, consisting of 100 rocket propelled grenade rounds, 6,400 PKM rounds and over 150,000 AK-47 rounds, was hidden in a compound near Jarullah village. According to the ANSF, the ammunition was in brand new condition.