I think that this statement you made is a bit not true, Afghan forces use RPG 7s as well. I caught that on the radio broadcast as well and made a post
to correct that there but for the integrity of this thread I will post this link here also.
"1. RPGs are not supposed to be anywhere near ISAF or coalition forces as they're more commonly called, in Afghanistan because they are the
Taliban's weapon of choice." (Springer)
(FROM LINK ABOVE)
Model Type Number Dates Details
Makarov pistol Semi-automatic pistol
TT pistol Semi-automatic pistol
M9 pistol Semi-automatic pistol +15,700
Stechkin APS Fully automatic Machine pistol
Mosin-Nagant Bolt action rifle Ceremonial use.
AKM Assault rifle Storage.
AK-47 Assault rifle Phased out of the service since 2008. Used by Afghan Special Forces and some regular units.
AK-74 Assault rifle Storage.
Type 56 Assault rifle Assault rifle Storage.
M16 rifle Assault rifle 104,000 2007–2009 The U.S. military provides the Afghan army with M-16 rifles as part of a modernization effort. It is
mostly used by the new cadets of National Military Academy of Afghanistan.
M4 carbine Assault rifle 42,189 2008–2009 Only used by Afghan Army Commandos and Special Forces. M4s sold as part of a 2006 Foreign Military Sales
package. Additional M4s sold as a 2008 Foreign Military Sales package.
C7 Assault rifle 2,500 2007–2008 On December 23, 2007, CTV News and the CBC News television network reported that the Canadian armed forces would
supply the Afghan National Army with 2,500 surplus Colt Canada C7 rifles along with training and ammunition in order to bring the ANA up to NATO
equipment standards. In June 2011, the Afghan National Army returned the C7 rifles in favor of the American M16 rifle.
Dragunov sniper rifle Sniper rifle
M24 Sniper Weapon System Sniper rifle 1,200
M249 SAW Light machine gun 16,248
RPK ATM Light machine gun
M240 machine gun General purpose machine gun 30,152
PK machine gun General purpose machine gun
RPD General purpose machine gun Storage
DShK Heavy Machine Gun
NSV machine gun Heavy Machine Gun Used in low numbers.
M2 Heavy machine gun 19,500
RPG-7 Rocket-propelled grenade
SPG-9 Recoilless rifle
MILAN Anti-tank Missile Limited number available.
GP-25 Grenade launcher
M203 grenade launcher Grenade launcher 9,250
82 mm Medium Mortar Mortar 500
60mm M224 Mortar
81mm M252 Mortar
Also the Report I linked earlier it seems no one has read, I think it is the report you are looking for via FOIA, if that is the case there is no
need, I urge again that you look at this report
I have other tid bits of info but they won't mean anything to anyone unless they are looked at.