13 Apr '18, 4am

Afghan mission releases district-level assessments | FDD's Long War Journal

<a href=’http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2017/08/taliban-overrun-2-districts-in-afghan-east.php’><img alt=’Map Export ‘ src=’https://public.tableau.com/static/images/Ta/TalibanControlinAfghanistan/MapExport/1_rss.png’ style=’border: none’ /></a> For the first time, the military has released district-level assessments of control in Afghanistan. FDD’s Long War Journal has consistently advocated for greater transparency on the situation on the ground. In an effort to accurately describe the Taliban’s strength and disposition, we developed an open-source assessment of each district in Afghanistan, resulting in a publicly-available interactive map. NATO’s Afghan Resolute Support mission, on the other hand, would only release a country-wide per...

Full article: https://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2018/04/afghan-di...

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