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.
The report is expected to conclude that top FBI officials running the Russia probe were not tainted by political bias and that they had adequate cause to open an investigation ahead of the 2016 election, according to people familiar with drafts of the document.