Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

Irreguläre Milizen – Amerikaner operieren im rechtsfreien Raum

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SRF 4 (Swiss radio), 10 January 2018

Interview with AAN’s Thomas Ruttig about a New York Times report on CIA-linked Afghan militias and torture. He says that there have been consistent reports of abuses by such units but little legal consequences; and that the role of militias has grown under Trump (in German).

It is part of the 4×4 news podcast (with four expert interviews on different topics) – don’t be confused by the headline which has another topic, go to the audio file and start listening at 4:36min.

Transcript in German here.