A report has found the US gave billions to Afghan warlords and criminals in a system filled with corruption during efforts to rebuild the country after the war. Here is one of the multi-million dollar villas constructed by the Department of Defense's Task Force in Afghanistan
The Guardian: US funds fed corruption in Afghanistan, eroding security fighting Taliban – report
Two main causes of Afghanistan’s staggering levels of corruption are the sheer volume of aid and lack of oversight, new report by a US Congress watchdog says
From the very beginning of its intervention in Afghanistan, the US sabotaged its own efforts by feeding corruption in the country’s government and the security forces meant to fight the Taliban, according to a new report by a US Congress watchdog.
“Corruption undermined the US mission in Afghanistan by fueling grievances against the Afghan government and channeling material support to the insurgency,” says the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (Sigar) in the report released on Wednesday.
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More News On A US Congressional Report That Exposes How U.S. Aid Funded And Fueled Corruption In Afghanistan
Billions in US taxpayer money filled the pockets of Afghan warlords, bolstered the drug trade and fed corruption during effort to rebuild the country after the war -- Daily Mail
Report: Corruption Substantially Undermined US Mission in Afghanistan -- VOA
US taxpayer billions lined pockets of corrupt Afghan warlords, says watchdog -- FOX News
Afghanistan’s Corruption Corrodes Efforts by U.S., Watchdog Says -- Bloomberg
America's 'Ultimate Failure' in Afghanistan: Corruption by the Billions -- ABC News
Corruption and waste in Afghanistan: Role of US gov’t exposed in new report -- RT
George W. Bush’s Afghan reconstruction efforts killed by corruption -- Washington Times
Afghanistan watchdog: U.S. collaborated with 'corrupt warlords, militias and power brokers' -- Washington Examiner