Counterterrorism: Discovery of arms, ammunition cache in Tamanrasset


Algeria – A detachment of the National People’s Army (ANP) discovered yesterday, Tuesday, April 10, 2019, a cache of weapons and ammunition near the border strip in Tamanrasset, said Monday a statement from the Ministry of National Defense.

As part of the fight against terrorism and intelligence exploitation, a detachment of the National People’s Army, in coordination with the Algerian Customs Service, discovered, on April 9, 2019, during a search patrol and near Tamanrasset / 6th MR Border Strip, ammunition cache containing:

– (19) Type S8 helicopter rockets;

– (42) Anti-tank missiles of different calibres;

– (99) 82 mm mortar shell;

– (01) A rocket for RPG-7 rocket launcher;

– (08) FLG Grenades;

– As well as (72) rockets of different calibres.






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