The Pentagon has no information confirming information about the financing of Russian operations of the Taliban against the American troops. About it July 1, said on Twitter, the Secretary of defense mark Esper.
“Although the Pentagon is not in the data so far that would confirm the accusations against Russia in malicious acts against us forces in Afghanistan, I want to assure all our employees that the Ministry seriously considers all the potential threats against U.S. military personnel”, – reads the statement of the Minister.
Esper said that his Department is doing all it can to protect American troops and the missions ‘ success were “the best intelligence, weapons, equipment, protective equipment, tactical training and all the necessary powers to counter any threat.”
I want to assure all of our service members that we take seriously any and all potential threats against U.S. military personnel. pic.twitter.com/Tcg3xzkZQ8
— @EsperDoD (@EsperDoD) July 1, 2020