Iran-Made Weapons in the Hands of Afghan Taliban

A large amount of Iran-made weapons have been obtained in recent fighting between Afghan security forces and the Taliban, according to the police chief of Afghanistan’s Pektika Province as he informed the media on Monday.

“Four Taliban members were killed in this fighting,” said Mohammad Ayub Tondar.

“The weapons obtained include rocket launchers, AK-47s and explosives,” he added.

“We recognize all types of weapons. However, these weapons with Iran logos are new here,” Tondar continued.

This is not the first time Iran-made weapons have been found in Afghanistan. Prior to this on numerous occasions such arms were found in the hands of government dissidents.

Source » ncr-iran

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