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Afghanistan National Security Forces


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  • Variants

    • ANSF (Afghanistan National Security Forces)
    • Afghan National Security Forces
    • Afghanistan. National Security Forces
    • Afghan National Defense and Security Forces
    • Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces
    • ANDSF (Afghan National Defense and Security Forces)
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    • Sources

      • found: United States plan for sustaining the Afghanistan National Security Forces, June 2008:PDF t.p. (Afghanistan National Security Forces) PDF t.p. verso (ANSF; includes both the Afghan National Army and Afghan National Police) p.4 (Afghan National Security Forces)
      • found: CSTC-A web page, viewed July 14, 2008:(Afghanistan National Security Forces)
      • found: Dept. of State web page, viewed July 7, 2008:(Afghanistan National Security Forces)
      • found: Jalali, Ali Ahmad. Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces, 2016:title page (Afghanistan National Defense and Security Forces) About the report (Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF)) page 5 (January 1, 2015, the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) took over full security responsibility in Afghanistan, after the United States officially concluded Operation Enduring Freedom and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) ended the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) mission
      • found: United States. Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction. Afghan National Security and Defense Forces, 2017:title page (Afghanistan National Security and Defense Forces) page 1 (Afghan National Security and Defense Forces (ANDSF))
      • found: United States. Department of Defense. Report on enhancing security and stability in Afghanistan, June 2015:page 1 (Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF); The Afghan National Defense and Security Forces is the official designation for the Afghan security forces and is the Afghan government's preferred designation for the overall force. The U.S. Government now uses this term instead of the previously used Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF))
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Consider a name change to Afghan National Defense and Security Forces, if use of name Afghanistan National Security Forces is abandoned.]
    • Change Notes

      • 2008-07-07: new
      • 2017-08-18: revised
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