Saturday, January 25, 2014
Snippets of Afghan War News
"NATO Personnel Making it Matter in Afghanistan" (Jan 23) has comments by COMISAF about the NATO partner nation contribution. In "Afghan Forces Winning Tough Fight Against Taliban" (Jan 23) COMIJC states that the ANSF are prevailing against the Taliban and other fighters with minimal assistance from ISAF; although the Afghan casualties have increased 50-70 percent over the past few years. In "Resolute Support Planning Continues, Options still Open" (Jan 23) General Dempsey discusses the delay of signing the Bilateral Security Agreement and the uncertainty that is growing.