We recently held a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable on Thursday, June 3 with Maj. Gen. Mike Ward, deputy commander-Police, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan.
Maj. Gen. Ward discussed the progress of the Afghan National Police since the stand-up of NTM-A. He also discussed where they started six months ago, the challenges the ANP have encountered and what the future holds for ANP development. Specific challenges have been literacy, attrition and combating corruption.
To view his biography, click here.
Listen to the interview.
Read the transcript.
Read the Defense.gov story, “Leadership Training Central to Police Mission in Afghanistan”