Tuesday, October 02, 2007

Soldiers find four Iranian hand grenades in weapons cache

Coalition troops discovered a cache Sept. 30 while conducting area searches south of Patrol Base Murray.

Soldiers of Company A, 1st Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team found the cache in a buried plastic barrel.

It consisted of a rocket-propelled grenade launcher, seven RPGs, four Iranian hand grenades, an AK-47 with four full magazines, more than 400 machine gun rounds, 20 mortar primers, a set of body armor and 13 RPG propellant charges.

(From press release #20071002-06 by Multi-National Corps - Iraq Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory)

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