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Taliban’s arms depot seized in Logar

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Taliban’s arms depot seized in Logar

Feb 10, 2014 - 18:29

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): An arm depot belonging to insurgents has been seized in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, the National Directorate of Security (NDSinfo-icon) said on Monday.

Without providing an exact date for the seizure, an NDS statement said the depot, containing light and heavy weapons and explosives, was found in Porak area.

The spy service believed the Talibaninfo-icon wanted to use the explosives in terror attacks, including those targetting election candidates.

A suspect had been arrested in connection with the seziure, the statement said, adding the detainee was currently being interrogated.

The Taliban have not yet commented on the incident.



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