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Billions of Dollars Haven’t Improved Safety or the Economy in Afghanistan

Billions of Dollars Haven’t Improved Safety or the Economy in Afghanistan

Billions of dollars spent by the U.S. government in Afghanistan over the past decade has failed to make the country safer or substantially improve its economic prospects, according to a new report from a U.S. government watchdog.

During the most recent reporting period—October to December 2015—the office of the special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction says its investigations led…

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