For nearly two decades of fighting in Afghanistan, U.S. leaders have sounded a constant refrain: We are making progress. They were not, documents from government interviews show, and they knew it.
The Post obtained records from more than 400 of the interviews after a three-year legal battle. The documents reveal that people who were directly involved in the war could not shake their doubts about the strategy and mission.
But Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s report faults the bureau for how it applied to surreptitiously monitor a former Trump campaign adviser, according to a copy of the document obtained by The Post.
A legal filing from the e-commerce giant protesting the $10 billion, 10-year contract alleges that President Trump’s stated efforts to “screw Amazon” led the agency to opt for a proposal from Microsoft with “clear failures.”
The decision means Russia will have no formal presence at next year’s Summer Games or the 2022 Winter Games. Russians who have not been implicated in the doping scheme will be allowed to compete as unaffiliated athletes.