Growth of Afghan army and police

Afghanistan's army and police have doubled in size since 2009. As concern mounts about the abilities and loyalties of Afghan soldiers and policemen, a growing number of military officers and civilian specialists are questioning whether the United States and its NATO allies built too large of a force too quickly. Read related article.

Growth of Afghan army and police.
Sources: Brookings Institute, staff reports. The Washington Post. Published on October 20, 2012, 9:36 p.m.
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