Afghan, Coalition Forces Kill 13 Insurgents, Detain 6 Others
From an International Security Assistance Force Joint Command News Release
BAGRAM, Afghanistan, April 19, 2012 Afghan and coalition forces killed 13 insurgents and captured six suspects during operations in eastern Afghanistan yesterday, military officials reported.
-- A coalition airstrike killed 10 armed insurgents posing an immediate threat to nearby ground troops in the Sherzad district of Nangarhar province.
-- Another coalition airstrike killed three insurgents after ground troops received small-arms fire in Nangarhar province’s Khugyani district.
-- Afghan soldiers detained six suspected insurgents in Dand Patan.