Train Advise Assist Command - East
TAAC-East, in full partnership with the Afghan Government and joint, interagency, intergovernmental, and multinational organizations, conducts functionally-based security force assistance through train, advise, assist to enable a credible, capable, increasingly sustainable Afghan National Defense and Security Forces capable of preventing terrorist safe havens in eastern Afghanistan. TAAC-E conducts the TAA mission with the 201st ANA Corps and 202nd ANP Zone.
Area of Responsibility
TAAC-East includes the provinces of Kapisa, Kunar, Laghman, Nangarhar, Nuristan, Panjshayr and Parwan. TAAC-East shares a portion of the border with Pakistan. Currently, there are approximately 1,000 coalition forces and 40,000 ANDSF operating in the command's AOR.
Poland, United States of America
Major Units Assigned
3rd Infantry Division
1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division
16th CAB, 7th Infantry Division