Post via Islamic Emirate
HELMAND, Feb. 28 – Mujahideen of Islamic Emirate in Sangin district launched coordinated attacks on 2 strategic enemy check posts located in the desert of Kangyano Manda area at around 10:30 pm last night.
The attack in which heavy and light weapons lasted for about 2 hours in which both the posts were overrun, 11 gunmen killed with 4 corpses left behind and the rest forced to flee with losses.
Mujahideen also seized 3 US machine guns and 9 US rifles with combined 20000 rounds, 2 mortar tubes, 200 RPG rounds and a sizable amount of other equipment from the check posts.
All praise is due to Allah alone, no Mujahideen were harmed in the operation.
Carol Anne Grayson is an independent writer/researcher on global health/human rights/WOT and is Executive Producer of the Oscar nominated, Incident in New Baghdad. She is a Registered Mental Nurse with a Masters in Gender Culture and Development. Carol was awarded the ESRC, Michael Young Prize for Research 2009, and the COTT ‘Action = Life’ Human Rights Award’ for “upholding truth and justice”. She is also a survivor of US “collateral damage”