Thursday, March 25, 2010

Afghan National Police: A Bad Start to a Worthy Goal

By now we all know that the Afghan National Army (ANA) is light years ahead of the Afghan National Police (ANP).  The ANP is corrupt, untrained, and a roadblock to fully implementing the COIN strategy adopted by ISAF, the U.S. and others.  There is an ongoing initiative to change that - to make the Afghan police more professional, less corrupt and part of the solution; not the problem.  Read "The Afghan National Police: Restoring Confidence", NATO Training Mission Blog, March 12, 2010.  Click here to read more Afghan war news.

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