A Conversation with General William B. Caldwell IV

A Conversation with General William B. Caldwell IV

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Afghanistan

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As the United States prepares to withdraw troops from Afghanistan, General Caldwell discusses the U.S. and NATO investment in the Afghan National Security Forces, as well as the importance and challenges of the upcoming transition.

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