Afghanistan amid push for peace

KABUL, Afghanistan | Top Pentagon official in Afghanistan amid push for peace

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Pentagon’s top official has arrived in Afghanistan to meet with U.S. commanders and Afghan leaders amid a push for peace with the Taliban. The unannounced visit is the first for the acting secretary of defense, Pat Shanahan. He previously was the No. 2 official under Jim Mattis, who resigned as … Continue reading KABUL, Afghanistan | Top Pentagon official in Afghanistan amid push for peace