Afghanistan War: The general's plan

Providing training for Afghan security forces among the top tasks.



    White House officials have made clear that one of their top priorities in a revised strategy for the war in Afghanistan will be to train Afghan security forces.

    But any increase in forces will likely also be used to fight the Taliban.

    Al Jazeera's James Bays takes a look now at how a possible increase in soldiers might be used.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Senegal's village of women

    Senegal's village of women

    Women in northeast Senegal are using solar-powered irrigation to farm food and halt the encroaching desert.

    Inside Baltimore's human trafficking industry

    Inside Baltimore's human trafficking industry

    Survivors of sex trafficking and those who investigate it in the city share their stories.

    A tale of two isolations

    A tale of two isolations

    More than 1,000km apart, a filmmaker and the subject of his film contend with the methods and meanings of solitude.