Posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 12:00 am
The moment has arrived for the people of Afghanistan to step up. In a ceremony in Kabul this week, NATO officially handed over responsibility to Afghan leaders and security forces to take the lead in all security operations.
Six years ago, Afghanistan’s army and police forces totaled around 40,000. Now the number has risen to more than 350,000.
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Wednesday, June 19, 2013 12:00 am.