December 07, 2010

Great: Afghan Police "Vetted" by Village Elders

So, how do you prevent Taliban sleeper agents from becoming part of the Afghan military and police? "Vet" recruits through the local "village elders". Because you can really trust those "village elders" to be against the Tabiban ......

Campbell said the screening process for ANA, ABP and Afghan Uniform Police involves biometric screening and drug testing. Initial enlistment requires the backing of village elders, which the gunman had, Campbell said.
Lowered expectations: it's not just a dating service for 40somethings any more!

By Rusty Shackleford, Ph.D. at 10:20 AM | Comments |