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A member of the elite al-Quds force of Iran's Revolutionary Guard has been captured in southern Afghanistan accused of arms smuggling, Nato says.
He was detained last Saturday in southern Kandahar province, the current focus of Nato offensives.
The man was a "key Taliban weapons facilitator" involved in smuggling arms from Iran to Afghanistan, said a Nato statement.
It is not the first time Iran has been accused of backing Afghan insurgents.
The man was detained "for facilitating the movement of weapons between Iran and Kandahar through [southern] Nimruz province," a spokesman