near Nazer Kala, Afghanistan
Rocket-propelled grenades with C-4 plastic explosive charges, prepared by Canadian Combat Engineers from Task Force Kabul (TFK), await destruction prior to an ordnance disposal near Nazer Kala, Afghanistan.
Numerous rockets, mortars, and rocket-propelled grenades delivered by the HALO Trust Weapons and Ammunition Disposal team were destroyed by Canadian Combat Engineers from TFK using C-4 plastic explosive charges.
Over 700 Canadian troops are currently deployed in Afghanistan as part of Operation ATHENA, Canada's contribution to the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), in Kabul. At this time, ISAF comprises 8,000 troops from 36 nations.
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Photo: Sgt Frank Hudec, Canadian Forces Combat Camera
Date Taken: 27 Apr, 2005
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