Tuesday, 5 July 2016

U.S. ditched plan to give Afghan forces more armored vehicles

U.S. ditched plan to give Afghan forces more armored vehicles | Reuters
When you think of the billions the US lavishes on arms for Israel this is a bit of an obscenity.
The decision not to supply around 300 extra vehicles, taken largely for budgetary reasons, remains a sore point, as local forces struggle to implement a U.S.-led push to get them off bases and into active battle against a resilient insurgency.

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