Billions Blown in Afghanistan Reconstruction Spending? (MuckReads Edition)

After routing the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001, the U.S. government began a now 13-year effort to stabilize and develop the country. It has cost taxpayers billions 2014 and some say, achieved little. These stories examine the waste and problems plaguing U.S. reconstruction efforts that, despite the end of combat, will continue to cost billions 2014 even as our military presence shrinks.

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