A former top US commander revealed that no one could tell him what ‘winning’ looked like in Afghanistan

 

  • This week, The Washington Post released a collection of over 2,000 pages of notes from interviews with more than 400 officials directly involved in the war in Afghanistan.
  • They paint a grim picture of how officials kept reassuring the public of progress while privately harboring doubts about their mission and its chances of success.
  • Retired Army Lt. Gen. Dan McNeill, who served as the commander of US and coalition forces in Afghanistan, told interviewers that “nobody could” explain to him “what winning meant.”

 

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