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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 21 November 2012

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2012-11-S-030
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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update

KABUL, Afghanistan (Nov. 21) – An Afghan and coalition security force killed Taliban leader Saifullah during a security operation in Ghazni province Tuesday.

Saifullah, also known as Allah Dad, was responsible for ensuring freedom of movement for Taliban fighters to gather intelligence and conduct indirect fire and improvised explosive device attacks against Afghan and coalition personnel in the province.

Prior to his death, Saifullah was involved in an IED attack against Afghan National Security Forces.

In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan:

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ISAF Casualty Report: 18 November 2012

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2012-11-C-027
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ISAF casualty

KABUL, Afghanistan (Nov. 18) – An International Security Assistance Force service member died following an improvised explosive device attack in southern Afghanistan today.

It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.

ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 18 November 2012

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2012-11-S-026
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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update

KABUL, Afghanistan (Nov. 18) – An Afghan and coalition security force arrested two Taliban weapons and explosives facilitators in Kandahar province today.

The first detained Taliban facilitator is an improvised explosive device expert who is believed responsible for the acquisition, construction and emplacement of IEDs for attacks against Afghan and coalition forces throughout the province.

The second detainee is a weapons trafficker alleged to have coordinated transport of weapons and IED components to Taliban insurgents in Helmand and Kandahar provinces.

The security force also detained one other suspected insurgent and seized IED-making materials during the operation.

In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan:

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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 17 November 2012

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2012-11-S-025
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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update

KABUL, Afghanistan (Nov. 17) – An Afghan and coalition security force arrested a Taliban leader in Kandahar province today.

The arrested leader is believed to have coordinated the movement and storage of machine guns, weapons, and ammunition to support the Taliban insurgency.

During the operation, the security force also detained one other suspected insurgent.

In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan:

Read more: ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 17 November 2012

ISAF Casualty Report: 16 November 2012

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2012-11-C-024
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ISAF casualties

KABUL, Afghanistan (Nov. 16) – Two International Security Assistance Force service members died following an improvised explosive device attack in eastern Afghanistan today.

It is ISAF policy to defer casualty identification procedures to the relevant national authorities.

ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 16 November 2012

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2012-11-S-023
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ISAF Joint Command morning operational update

KABUL, Afghanistan (Nov. 16) – Afghan and coalition forces confirmed today the death of Taliban leader Hafiz Sadar during a security operation in Ghazni province Thursday.

Hafiz Sadar, also known as Sherin Agha, was responsible for directing improvised explosive device and direct fire attacks against Afghan and coalition forces. He was also directly accountable for the kidnapping of Afghan officials.

During the operation, the security force positively identified Hafiz Sadar and another insurgent conducting threatening activity and engaged them, killing both.

In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan:

Read more: ISAF Joint Command morning operational update: 16 November 2012

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