News

"We Have Done What We Pledged to Do" - Rasmussen on Afghanistan

Opening day at the NATO summit in Wales. The Alliance pays tribute to the armed services of all International Security Assistance Force nations who have fought in Afghanistan. NATO needs a new Afghan president in place to sign an agreement on continued cooperation. Otherwise, it likely will have to withdraw all its forces this year and abandon plans for a training mission for the Afghan forces as they battle Taliban insurgents. Outgoing NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen.

Advertisement—Continue Reading Below

Share