Amid little scrutiny, US military ramps up in Afghanistan
It isn’t clear the struggle goes in addition to the administration had hoped, seven months after Trump introduced his strategy.
The image could also be clearer as soon as the historically most intensive preventing season begins in April or Could.
A weak central authorities in Kabul and the resilient Taliban insurgency aren’t the US army’s solely issues there. It additionally faces what the highest US basic overseeing the struggle calls interference by Russia.
He is informed Congress that Moscow is in search of to undermine US and NATO affect in Afghanistan by exaggerating the presence of Islamic State fighters there and portraying this as a US failure.