17 mai 2018

US Watchdog on Afghanistan Releases Corrected Afghan Troop Numbers


KABUL, Afghanistan - In a rare public airing of recurring differences between U.S. military officials and a U.S. watchdog agency on Afghanistan, the agency reported this week that it had been provided with inaccurate figures about the declining number of Afghan security forces, leading it to publish an excessively negative report on the problem. The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, known as SIGAR, said in a quarterly report to Congress last month that there had been an [...]