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Afghan Military

Afghan Soldier Who Killed U.S. General Acted Independently

Reuters | Bill Trott | Posted 12.04.2014 | World

WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - An Afghan military policeman who fatally shot a U.S. general and wounded more than a dozen other people at a training ce...

Weak Military Oversight Creates Risk Of Afghan Aid Fraud, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

The U.S. military's command in charge of the transition in Afghanistan has not assessed the risk of sending billions of dollars directly to that count...

The Great Deception

Joseph Blady, M.D. | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics
Joseph Blady, M.D.

We keep talking about leaving behind an Afghanistan capable of taking care of itself. What would that look like? We've done our best at a job that no one does well. It's time to accept that.

Who Will Pay for the Afghan Military? The Question Congress Must Answer Now

Tommy Sowers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tommy Sowers

While U.S. doctrine states that the future Afghan military will be too few to secure Afghanistan, logistics portend that the future Afghan military will be too many for Afghanistan to maintain.