15 mai 2018

Afghan War News Update 20180514


The 17 year-long war (or 40 year-long war, depending on your perspective) continues in Afghanistan. The war has settled into a stalemate. While the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) has improved over time (at least DoD and RS Hqs would have us believe that) the Taliban continue to capture district centers and threaten a few provincial capitals. The fighting season kicked off in April (it will go to late fall) with several terrorist attacks in Kabul, attacks in the rural areas [...]