Mar 20, 2013 In his final report to Congress this month, U.S. Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction Stuart Bowen said much of the $60 billion the U.S. spent on rebuilding Iraq was wasted.
Feb 7, 2013 Half of all Afghans have bribed public officials in the last year and the amounts are growing, according to a report from the UN.
Nov 29, 2012 A new report says that the now collapsed Kabul Bank in Afghanistan acted as a 'ponzi scheme.'
Nov 12, 2012 The Veteran's Administration has made homeless vets a priority, but delays in getting benefits persist
Jeff Severns Guntzel
Nov 13, 2012 Vets often face long delays in resolving disability claims, and need assistance to tide them over.
Oct 16, 2012 Money spent on rebuilding infrastucture is being wound down ahead of military withdrawal in 2014.
May 2, 2012 America's role in the war in Afghanistan is winding down, according to President Obama, who gave a speech in Kabul, Afghanistan last night.
May 3, 2012 President Obama landed in Kabul just hours earlier, to sign a major new strategic partnership with the Afghanistan government.
Mar 13, 2013 In this week's quiz, Stephan Richter shows us how U.S. spending in Afghanistan stacks up against American spending for the United Nations.