KABUL, Afghanistan, Jan. 24, 2012 — Afghan and coalition forces killed five insurgents and detained eight suspects during operations in eastern Afghanistan yesterday, military officials reported.
A coalition airstrike killed five insurgents in the Tagab district of Afghanistan’s Kapisa province.
Afghan police detained four suspects in Laghman province’s Methar Lam district after a firefight.
Afghan police detained four people wanted for questioning in the Sabari district of Khost province.
From an International Security Assistance Force Joint Command News Release