We recently held a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable with Lt. Gen. William B. Caldwell, IV Commander, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan and CG, Combined Security Transition Command – Afghanistan on Monday, August 23.
Lt. Gen. Caldwell provided an update from Afghanistan on the progress of the Afghan National Security Forces – including where they were and where they are going. Additionally, he talked about the increase in quantity and quality of Afghan National Security Forces, transition, and challenges ahead.
Listen to the interview.
Read the transcript.
Read the Defense.gov story: “Caldwell Provides Afghan Training Update”
Joining us on the call were Noah Shachtman, of Wired.com; Geoff Ziezulewicz, of Stars and Stripes; Mike Fabey, of Aviation Week; Gail Harris, of the Foreign Policy Association; Grim, of BlackFive.net; Andrew Lubin, of the Military Observer; James Gordon Meek, of Counterterrorism blog; J.D. Leipold, of Army.mil; Jennifer Glasse, of Voice of America; Ali Chishti, of AKChishti; Paul McLeary, of Aviation Week; and Anand Choudhuri, of Registan.