Former Afghanistan president slams US-led military campaign as a failure ahead of planned withdrawal

Former Afghanistan president slams US-led military campaign as a failure ahead of planned withdrawal

The former president of Afghanistan has lambasted the United States military effort in his country, saying the mission failed to achieve any of the goals it set out nearly 20 years ago when it arrived. Hamid Karzai assumed office in Afghanistan just three months after the attack on Sept. 11 and only two months after the U.S. and NATO forces…