The Ministry of Interior said a huge storage of military uniforms has been discovered and seized at Police District 9 of Kabul city.

Ministry of Interior said in a statement Tuesday, the police carried out operations to combat operational crimes in the PD9 of Kabul, as a result of which they acquired large storage of “military” uniforms.

According to the statement, this large illegal storage of uniforms contained 65,000 sets of military uniforms and 45,000 pairs of military boots.

“Based on intelligence report, ANP seized 65,000 military uniforms & 45,000 military boots during a search operation in PD#9 of Kabul City,” said MoIA in a tweet. “The military uniforms were hidden in containers.”

This amount of military uniforms were hidden inside 9 containers in the Dispitchary area of Kabul city in a house, the statement added.

Militants have used security force’s uniforms to carry attacks many times and in various parts of Afghanistan.


  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.