Afghan Security Forces’ Deaths Unsustainable: CENTOM Nominee

Afghan Security Forces’ Deaths Unsustainable: CENTOM Nominee
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The Pentagon's pick for the next commander of U.S. Central Command said on Tuesday the high casualty rate of Afghan security forces would not be sustainable even with the stalemate in the fight against Taliban militants.

“Their losses have been very high. They are fighting hard, but their losses are not going to be sustainable unless we correct this problem,” Lieutenant General Kenneth McKenzie said during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing.

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