Top US Commander Wants More Aggressive Afghan Push This Year 1 234 567

Top US Commander Wants More Aggressive Afghan Push This Year

voanews.com

The top American commander for the Middle East wants a more aggressive Afghan military pressuring Taliban and other insurgents over the normally quieter months of Afghanistan's winter, and then quickly going on the offensive in the spring. It's all part of a plan the United States hopes will change the course of a war now entering its 17th year.Gen. Joseph Votel of U.S. Central Command said an influx of new American trainers can help escalate the fight. They'll be operating...

Full news

Share:

More:

1 234 567

1 234 567

1 234 567

1 234 567

1 234 567

1 234 567