ISAF Joint Command Operational Update, February 28, 2013

KABUL, Afghanistan–(ENEWPSF)–February 28, 2013. An Afghan and coalition security force arrested a Haqqani high-profile attack facilitator and detained two other insurgents during an operation in Pul-e Alam district, Logar province, today.

The facilitator is believed responsible for transporting and facilitating weapons in multiple provinces across Afghanistan, to include both home-made explosive material and vehicle-borne improvised explosive devices for use against Afghan and coalition security forces.

In other International Security Assistance Force news throughout Afghanistan:


An Afghan and coalition security force killed one insurgent and injured another during an operation in Marjeh district, Helmand province, yesterday. The security force positively identified the insurgents and engaged them with a precision strike, killing one and injuring another.