US Army General Scott Miller relinquished command in Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: AP US Army General Scott Miller relinquished command in Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: AP
US Army General Scott Miller relinquished command in Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: AP

Top US general steps down from Afghanistan command amid Taliban surge

  • Austin Miller became the last US four-star general on the ground in a symbolic ceremony that brought America’s longest-ever conflict closer to an end
  • The move comes as Taliban insurgents continue to gain territory across the country, controlling more now than at any time since the conflict began

Topic |   War in Afghanistan
US Army General Scott Miller relinquished command in Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: AP US Army General Scott Miller relinquished command in Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: AP
US Army General Scott Miller relinquished command in Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: AP
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