Troops Neutralize Terrorist, Recover Arms in Taraba Forest Raid

Troops Neutralize Terrorist, Recover Arms in Taraba Forest Raid

In a successful operation, troops of the 6 Brigade Nigerian Army/Sector 3 Operation WHIRL STROKE (OPWS) have neutralized a terrorist, recovered weapons, and destroyed terrorist camps in Ikiyayo Forest, Taraba State.

Acting on credible intelligence, the troops launched a sting operation in the early hours of July 7, 2024, targeting terrorist hideouts and camps in Wukari Local Government Area. The brave troops of 93 Battalion Sub-Sector 3B OPWS engaged the terrorists in a heavy gunfight, resulting in the neutralization of one terrorist.

The operation yielded the recovery of:

- One AK-47 rifle
- One AK-47 magazine
- 39 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition

Multiple terrorist camps used for planning and executing attacks were also destroyed.

The Nigerian Army remains resolute in its mission to ensure peace and security for citizens. The public is urged to continue supporting the army's efforts by providing timely and accurate information on suspicious activities. Together, we can defeat terrorism and build a safer society.

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