Rejection of reports on Taliban access to advanced equipment by Defense ministry
Reporter: Shaker Sangi
Some reports were published by domestic media that Taliban militants have got access to advanced equipment and they are currently equipped with lasers guided weapons and also unman drones, sources earlier announced that these facilities were available to Taliban in Jawzjan Province, north of the country and earlier during an offensive attack of Taliban in the province they were able to kill at least 40 Afghan military service member using these equipment’s.
But now the officials at the Ministry of Defense have denied this report that no advanced equipment has been made available to the Taliban with militarized weapons and drones. Officials from the Ministry of Defense have also said that such news is mostly due to the launch of a Taliban campaign of propaganda.