From an International Security Assistance Force Joint Command News Release
KABUL, Afghanistan, Oct. 31, 2012 - An Afghan and coalition security force killed a Taliban leader in Helmand province yesterday, military officials reported.
The Taliban leader, known as Sajid or Abdul Hakim, led an improvised explosive device cell operating in the province and was believed responsible for attacks against Afghan and coalition forces based in the area.
In other operations yesterday:
-- In Ghazni province, Afghan Provincial Response Company Ghazni, enabled by
coalition forces, seized a cache of homemade explosives during a search
operation. The force destroyed the cache, which contained 660
-- In Kandahar province, a combined force found and seized six
victim-triggered homemade bombs, with power sources, in a compound during a foot
patrol. The force dismantled the bombs.
NATO International Security Assistance Force