Afghan National Army soldiers during a live fire exercise at a military academy in Kabul on October 31, 2018. Photo: AP

‘I will not re-enlist’: Afghan army hit by recruitment crisis over mounting casualties

  • With 20 soldiers killed a day on average, troops are put off the poorly-paid job in which they are increasingly seen as underdogs to a resurgent Taliban
Topic |   War in Afghanistan

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Afghan National Army soldiers during a live fire exercise at a military academy in Kabul on October 31, 2018. Photo: AP
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