18 octombrie 2021

Pentagon, State Department square off on Afghanistan accountability


Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle say constant finger-pointing between the Pentagon and State Department is making it difficult to get a full accounting of the messy withdrawal from Afghanistan. Recent hearings on Afghanistan have left members of Congress frustrated as top officials from the State Department and Department of Defense (DOD) lay blame on the other at congressional hearings on Afghanistan. “When the State Department is here and we asked them a question they say, ‘Well, you have [...]