Skip to comments.Concerned Local Citizens find IEDs (Iraq)
Posted on 10/24/2007 3:23:14 AM PDT by Son House
FOB KALSU Members of the Concerned Local Citizens program in Hawr
Rajab found several improvised explosive devices and explosive materials and
took them to Coalition Forces for safe disposal Oct. 23.
In three separate locations, concerned citizens led Soldiers to caches that
contained one 122mm artillery shell, four two-liter bottles of homemade
explosives, a bundle of four 57mm rounds and four blasting caps.
The citizens claimed that one cache was found in a home belonging to an
individual on the Coalitions wanted list.
All materials were destroyed in a controlled detonation pit at ECP 20, a joint
security site manned by Paratroopers of Troop A, 1st Squadron, 40th Cavalry
Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Fort
Wainwright, Alaska, and Iraqi Soldiers from Company A, 5th Battalion, 4th
Brigade, 6th Iraqi Army Division.
The concerned citizens are facilitating a secure environment, said Capt.
Chad Klascius, commander, Troop A, adding that in the past two weeks the
Concerned Local Citizens program in Hawr Rajab had removed 13 IEDs from the
(Excerpt) Read more at mnf-iraq.com ...
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