The US is considering slowing its military exit from Afghanistan by keeping a larger-than-planned troop presence this year and next because the new Afghan government is proving to be a more reliable partner,
In 2011, shortly after a book came out that detailed Golsteyn's heroism and quoted him making critical remarks about the American strategy in Afghanistan, I learned the Army had launched a criminal investigation into his actions
Last week, the New York Times broke a three-month old story on the classification by the American military of previously unclassified Afghan National Security Forces data.
Tracking wasteful spending just got harder
Ordnance left by parting international troops kills or injures about 40 people a month – the vast majority children