Train Advise Assist Command - West
TAAC-West conducts functionally based security force assistance in order to maximize Afghan National Defense and Security Forces self-sustaining capability to secure the Afghan population in strategic areas of partnered regions and promote the Afghan Government. During all periods, TAAC-West ensures a high level of force protection for coalition forces and sets conditions for a safe and phased transfer of Camp Arena to the Afghan Government, facilitating the economic and infrastructure development of the airport.
AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY
TAAC-West trains, advises and assists the Afghan National Army 207th Corps and Provincial Police Headquarters, in the provinces of Badghis, Farah, Ghor and Herat.
Albania, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Romania, Slovenia, Ukraine, United States of America.
MAJOR UNITS ASSIGNED
"Ariete" 132^ Armoured Brigade (Italian Army)
Carabinieri (Italian Military Police)
4th Infantry Division (U.S. Army)
Brigadier General Beniamino Vergori