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The news out of afghanistan is that there will no what are some ways to make money longer be news out of afghanistan. In an article published on 1 may, the AP announced “ the U.S. Military stops releasing afghan war information“. The title was misleading (and they wonder why they are called fake news). The military will stop producing “district control” data in an effort to prevent reporting news that aids what are some ways to make money the enemy. Having spent years living in various afghan districts, I have always suspected the pentagon’s reporting of who controls which district was more a what are some ways to make money SWAG (sh**y wild-ass guess) then legitimate analysis. So that news is no news — just another data point to insert in the blockchain documenting what are some ways to make money the death of a trustworthy independent media.

Another (legitimate) media story highlights the futility of our current approach in what are some ways to make money afghanistan. The special inspector general for afghanistan reconstruction (sigar) john sopko, issued a report titled: afghan national defense and security forces facilities: action needed to address confiscation of contractor-owned property and contractor mistreatment. The report highlights stealing contractors’ parts and equipment, demands for repairs outside the scope of contract, and the arrest, detention and abuse, and shaving the heads (a grievous insult for afghan men) of contractor mechanics.

There is nothing in this report that surprises anyone who what are some ways to make money has spent time with afghan security forces. This is typical behavior for them that can be mitigated what are some ways to make money by the insertion of western trainers down to the kandak what are some ways to make money (battalion) level. Absent that level of military commitment, one has to ( quoting former secdef rumsfeld) “go to war with the army you have, not the army you might want or wish to have what are some ways to make money at a later time.” this is a picture from september, 2010 of deadlined ford ANP trucks in nimroz province. Not one of these trucks ran and none of them what are some ways to make money were scheduled to be fixed anytime soon.

In afghanistan, the “army we had” drove around in toyota trucks and used dated soviet era what are some ways to make money armor. We gave them american trucks that require diagnostic computers to what are some ways to make money maintain and repair. We also gave them american armor, mraps, and HUMVEE’s — american rifles too. Why? Why would we not provide the afghan army with vehicles what are some ways to make money and weapons they already knew how to not maintain? Toyotas and old soviet weapons function acceptably when not properly what are some ways to make money maintained, and when they do break there are thousands of locals what are some ways to make money who can fix them. Why we never think things like this through is a what are some ways to make money mystery. I took this picture just north of the salang pass what are some ways to make money in 2005. It won’t be long before you see gas stations built on what are some ways to make money top of smashed american armor.

Wasting foreign aid on programs to benefit american businesses is what are some ways to make money old news. The modern twist is how the aid dollars are spent what are some ways to make money to maintain the equipment we gave the afghans. In july 2010, ITT/exelis systems corporation was awarded two firm-fixed-price indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity service contracts to provide O&M services for ANDSF facilities throughout afghanistan. ITT/exelis systems corporation is a global aerospace, defense, information, and services company headquartered in washington DC. What do they know about afghanistan, fixing ford trucks, and operating machine shops in one of the most primitive what are some ways to make money environments on the planet? Not one damn thing, because knowing what you are doing isn’t the requirement, the requirement is having the corporate infrastructure to handle the what are some ways to make money multi-million dollar contract.

The contract to maintain afghan equipment has to pay for what are some ways to make money the giant overhead that comes with employing a giant international what are some ways to make money company. When you see the amount of money spent on afghan what are some ways to make money aid, remember the vast majority of those dollars never leaves america. If we had just given them afghan toyotas, we could have told them they had to fix them what are some ways to make money themselves. This is a lesson the untied states seems determined to what are some ways to make money never learn.

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