Death squads funded by US in Afghanistan

The US is creating militia groups in Afghanistan to try to work out security issues in the unruly areas outside of the metropole. The problem is that these militias often end up being death squads, carrying out extralegal executions and local vendettas. The locals clan elders have a deep mistrust of these ad hoc militia groups because they mirror the terrible death squads set up by the Russians when they were occupying Afghanistan in the 80s.

This short clip from the British press does an excellent job of giving us an inside view of what is happening.

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