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WLG008 / Zambia / 109-447

REGION: COPPERBELT
At 110910ZJAN07 ZDF reported an ROE escalation 4km west of CHINGOLA. The unit reported trying to flag down the driver before firing warning shots.  The vehicle kept coming towards them.  The convoy fired 30 to 35 7.62 and 30 5.56 into the engine block to stop the vehicle.  The vehicle was seccessfully stopped.  1 person (LN) was injured in the event and brought to a LN hospital by the ZDF.  The area was cordoned off and EOD was dispatched to search the vehicle.  EOD arrived and found no explosives in the vehicle.  Event closed at 1205Z.

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