Feb. 11, 2016
Afghan Forces Need to Develop 4 Capabilities, General Says
Readiness and leadership change are among the capabilities Afghan security forces will need for success, a spokesman for the support mission in Afghanistan said.
Feb. 4, 2016
Campbell to SASC: Afghanistan Not a Short-Term Problem
The situation is complex in Afghanistan, but one simple truth is that 2016 cannot be a repeat of 2015, Army Gen. John Campbell told the Senate Armed Services Committee.
Feb. 2, 2016
Campbell: Afghan Forces’ Progress Uneven, But Improving
Progress in Afghanistan has been uneven, but this is no time to waiver on America’s commitment to the country, the commander of U.S. Forces-Afghanistan told a House panel.
Jan. 28, 2016
NATO Secretary General Describes State of the Alliance
The NATO alliance has been challenged in the past year, but member nations are coming together to face problems, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said.
Jan. 27, 2016
NATO Land Forces Commander to Succeed Campbell in Afghanistan
President Barack Obama intends to nominate the U.S. Army commander of NATO land forces to succeed Army Gen. John F. Campbell as the commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said.
Jan. 22, 2016
Carter, Afghan President Meet on Sidelines of Economic Forum
Defense Secretary Ash Carter met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland.
Afghanistan Mission Has Universal NATO Support, Dunford Says
NATO allies are in full agreement to continue the alliance's commitment to Afghanistan, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in Paris.
Jan. 20, 2016
Dunford to Emphasize Enduring Afghanistan Effort in NATO Meeting
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said he will tell his NATO counterparts there is opportunity in Afghanistan, but it will take time and continued focus.
Jan. 19, 2016
Afghan Soldiers Demonstrate Improvement, U.S. General Says
Afghanistan's soldiers have improved in several areas, a spokesman for the Resolute Support mission said.
Jan. 7, 2016
Pentagon Spokesman: Fallen Soldier Was Helping to Keep U.S., Afghanistan Safe
Army Staff Sgt. Matthew McClintock was with Afghan forces as part of a "train, advise and assist" mission in Marjah when his unit came under fire, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said.
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