The movie "12 Strong" is based on the story of 12 elite soldiers — including Cahokia's Steve Kofron — who volunteered for a secret mission to take out the Taliban a week after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. McClatchy Warner Bros. Pictures
The movie "12 Strong" is based on the story of 12 elite soldiers — including Cahokia's Steve Kofron — who volunteered for a secret mission to take out the Taliban a week after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. McClatchy Warner Bros. Pictures

A Cahokia man’s mission was to take down the Taliban. His story hits theaters Friday.

January 18, 2018 07:35 AM