Members of the Afghan National Army took part in a joint 4-day mission with members of 3rd Platoon, Comanche Company 1st of the 501st. Parachute Infantry Regiment out of Fort Richardson Alaska in the mountains that overlook the border with Pakistan. The purpose of the mission was to survey the area for possible insurgency activity as well as to search surrounding villages for possible weapons caches. Members of the Afghan National Army led the search for weapons in the surrounding villages.
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