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The Army’s Failure to Train and Equip Troops in Afghanistan

Jul 19, 2019 - The New York Times

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It was a strange thing, listening to Army Secretary Mark Esper’s confirmation hearing on Tuesday. The gulf war veteran, former Capitol Hill adviser and Raytheon executive answered questions about his lobbyist past, Iran, China, Russia, the space force, hacking, the Southwest border, securing the 2020 elections and more.

But nothing about Afgha...