Taliban 11 Narcotics production facility was vanished by US forces
According to Resolute support mission newsletter, US forces in Afghanistan and Afghan national security and defense forces were able to destroy at least 11 narcotics production facility of Taliban in Farah and Nimroz in past few days. According to RS mission, Afghan and US forces have expanded their operations against Revenue centers of Taliban. According to Newsletter, these operations were conducted by airstrikes of U.S. F-16s, A-10s and MQ-9s, are the first in western Afghanistan in support of the counter-revenue campaign designed to degrade the Taliban’s primary means of funding its operations – narcotic production.
James Hecker, commander, 9th Air, and Space Expeditionary Task Force-Afghanistan has told in this newsletter: “The Taliban will have no safe havens. We will continue to exploit their networks and decimate their ability to develop narcotics, they have become a criminal organization that profits from selling drugs and using those funds to conduct operations that maim and kill Afghans. By cutting off the Taliban’s economic lifelines, we also reduce their ability to continue these terrorist activities.”