The new effort will be led by small units known as counterterrorism pursuit teams
The CIA, however, has been widely reported to operate proxy forces inside Afghanistan, allegedly known as Counterterrorism Pursuit Teams
The explosion took place at 1pm in Lahore Daag area of Marawara district, where Counterterrorism Pursuit Teams
(CTP) were escorting foreign troops,
These operations in Pakistan by Afghan operatives, known as counterterrorism pursuit teams
, have been previously reported as solely intelligence-gathering operations.
Washington, Sept 23 (ANI): An Afghan paramilitary force with a strength of 3000 well-armed troops, collectively known as Counterterrorism Pursuit Teams
, has been trained and deployed in Afghanistan not only for surveillance, raids and combat operations in Afghanistan, but also for the United States' secret war in Pakistan against the Taliban and Al-Qaeda, according to current and former US officials.
It reports that the CIA has a 3,000-man "covert army" in Afghanistan called the Counterterrorism Pursuit Teams
, or CTPT.
00pm in the Lahore Daag area of Marawara district, where Counterterrorism Pursuit Teams
(CTP) were escorting foreign soldiers.