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President Trump and the War in Afghanistan: What You Need to Know
November 21, 2016
President Trump and the War in Afghanistan: What You Need to Know
A situation report on the current terrain.
President Trump and the War in Afghanistan: What You Need to Know
Afghan Parliament Goes on a Firing Spree
November 15, 2016
Afghan Parliament Goes on a Firing Spree
A government with legitimacy crisis, a parliament with a grudge, and headless ministries are a recipe for disaster.
Afghan Parliament Goes on a Firing Spree
NATO Trains Afghan Tactical Air Controllers as Civilian Casualties Rise
October 22, 2016
NATO Trains Afghan Tactical Air Controllers as Civilian Casualties Rise
NATO and Afghan forces continue to adapt to capability and capacity gaps.
NATO Trains Afghan Tactical Air Controllers as Civilian Casualties Rise
US Sends 100 Troops to Lashkar Gah in Afghanistan's Embattled Helmand Province
August 25, 2016
US Sends 100 Troops to Lashkar Gah in Afghanistan's Embattled Helmand Province
The troops are on a train, advise, and assist mission, but the line between advising and combat is growing blurry.
US Sends 100 Troops to Lashkar Gah in Afghanistan's Embattled Helmand Province
Afghanistan: 6 American Soldiers Killed in Taliban Suicide Attack
December 22, 2015
Afghanistan: 6 American Soldiers Killed in Taliban Suicide Attack
The attack occurred during a joint Afghan-U.S. patrol in the village of Bajawryan near Bagram airbase.
Afghanistan: 6 American Soldiers Killed in Taliban Suicide Attack
Afghanistan: US Air Force’s Mission Has Not Changed
December 11, 2015
Afghanistan: US Air Force’s Mission Has Not Changed
Despite the formal end of combat operations in Afghanistan, the war is far from over for the US Air Force.
Afghanistan: US Air Force’s Mission Has Not Changed
NATO Looking to Extend Funding for Afghan Security Forces
December 02, 2015
NATO Looking to Extend Funding for Afghan Security Forces
As the war moves into its 15th year, Afghanistan's stability remains tenuous.
NATO Looking to Extend Funding for Afghan Security Forces
Why Afghanistan Needs Pakistan
June 22, 2015
Why Afghanistan Needs Pakistan
The Afghan President is reaching out to Pakistan. A former U.S. brigade commander thinks that’s a good thing.
Why Afghanistan Needs Pakistan
Ukraine's Geopolitical Spillover Officially Makes it to Afghanistan
May 20, 2015
Ukraine's Geopolitical Spillover Officially Makes it to Afghanistan
Russia's closure of the NDN marks the end of an era.
Ukraine's Geopolitical Spillover Officially Makes it to Afghanistan
Afghan Forces are Suffering Record Losses
May 05, 2015
Afghan Forces are Suffering Record Losses
Could this undermine the fighting spirit of the Afghan army and police in their battles against the Taliban?
Afghan Forces are Suffering Record Losses
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