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Coalition Forces Detain Three Suspects in Afghanistan

American Forces Press Service

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26, 2006 – Coalition forces detained three suspected terrorists during an operation this morning on a compound near the city of Khowst in Khowst province, Afghanistan, Combined Forces Command Afghanistan officials said.

Acting on credible information, coalition forces entered the compound in search of members of a terrorist network operating in the province. They requested the peaceful surrender of the people within the compound and fired no shots, officials said.

(From a Combined Forces Command Afghanistan news release.)

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