Afghan military costs alone, exceed country’s worth

Discussion in 'Staff College and Staff Officers' started by Hugh McManners, Jan 12, 2011.

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  1. Recent military cost revelations show starkly that Afghanistan is worth more strategically to the West than it actually creates itself in GDP. But this also raises questions about the sustainability of the intended 'Afghanisation' of its forces, especially in the light of the now-revealed failure of US authorities effectively to oversee the re-development of Afghanistan. This is a blog. Please click on the link below to read it - 516 words...