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Fixing Afghanistan's Struggling Security Forces
July 24, 2017
Fixing Afghanistan's Struggling Security Forces
To make the ANDSF an effective force, there needs to be some drastic changes.
Fixing Afghanistan's Struggling Security Forces
Blast in Kabul's Diplomatic District Kills 85, Injures 400
May 31, 2017
Blast in Kabul's Diplomatic District Kills 85, Injures 400
Taliban denies involvement in the attack, which mostly killed civilians commuting.
Blast in Kabul's Diplomatic District Kills 85, Injures 400
Taliban Set-Backs Open Door to Peace Negotiations
November 01, 2016
Taliban Set-Backs Open Door to Peace Negotiations
A former senior aide to Mullah Omar has called on the Taliban to negotiate with the Afghan government.
Taliban Set-Backs Open Door to Peace Negotiations
Pentagon Metrics on Afghan War are Useless
October 12, 2016
Pentagon Metrics on Afghan War are Useless
The U.S. strategy focused on population centers ignores historical realities of Afghan’s counterrevolutionary history.
Pentagon Metrics on Afghan War are Useless
Checkpoints Continue to Plague Afghan Security Forces
September 27, 2016
Checkpoints Continue to Plague Afghan Security Forces
The issue surrounding check points is both political and poor leadership, according to U.S. General John W. Nicholson.
Checkpoints Continue to Plague Afghan Security Forces
It's Official: 8,400 US Troops Will Remain in Afghanistan Beyond 2016
July 07, 2016
It's Official: 8,400 US Troops Will Remain in Afghanistan Beyond 2016
The number represents a modest decrease from current levels, but an increase over the planned 5,500.
It's Official: 8,400 US Troops Will Remain in Afghanistan Beyond 2016
Top US Commander Visits Kunduz, Apologizes for October Hospital Attack
March 23, 2016
Top US Commander Visits Kunduz, Apologizes for October Hospital Attack
The visit had a personal touch but is it enough to regain lost trust?
Top US Commander Visits Kunduz, Apologizes for October Hospital Attack
Afghanistan Needs Peace -- and Cash
March 16, 2016
Afghanistan Needs Peace -- and Cash
Afghanistan desperately needs continued support, which will be decided at two conferences later in 2016.
Afghanistan Needs Peace -- and Cash
From Russia with Bullets: Moscow Gifts Kabul 10,000 AK-47s
February 24, 2016
From Russia with Bullets: Moscow Gifts Kabul 10,000 AK-47s
Russia gives Afghanistan 10,000 assault rifles, but abstains from joining American efforts at peace talks.
From Russia with Bullets: Moscow Gifts Kabul 10,000 AK-47s
Afghanistan: A Reporter's Journey Through a Winter of War
January 20, 2016
Afghanistan: A Reporter's Journey Through a Winter of War
Despite the end of NATO combat operations in Afghanistan, the war rages on as intensely as ever -- even in winter.
Afghanistan: A Reporter's Journey Through a Winter of War
How NATO Advises Afghanistan’s National Security Forces
December 22, 2015
How NATO Advises Afghanistan’s National Security Forces
Inside NATO’s Train, Advise and Assist Mission in Afghanistan.
How NATO Advises Afghanistan’s National Security Forces
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
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