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C.I.A.’s Afghan Forces Leave a Trail of Abuse and Anger

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New York Times, 31 December 2018

Another key piece by Mujib Mashal, on an often overlooked aspect of US military presence in Afghanistan – the “parallel mission to the United States military’s [Resolute Support], but with looser rules of engagement.”

“The Times went to the sites of half a dozen of their raids, often less than 24 hours after the force had left.”