Interior Ministry of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in a statement on Saturday, January 8, 2022, said that a battalion of 200 Special Forces graduated after completing the three-month course in Kabul.
The statement reads that the Forces are equipped with Night Vision scopes and Laser mounted weapons and are given rigorous physical, mental and ideological training.
“The forces are have been trained by Afghan instructors with high Islamic morale and Afghan pride and they are accustomed to all kinds of climate conditions such as urban, desert, and mountainous terrain.” Reads the statement.
The statement further reads that the battalion will be able to thwart any attack or plan of the enemy.
It is worth mentioning that, the interior ministry has started training of this kind in all provinces of Afghanistan and the forces will soon be completed.
It comes at a time when the ministry is yet to provide its rank-and-file as a specific uniform.
Ministry of Defense has said that they have started working on making a hundred-thousand-member army.