Filter by

Afghanistan John Tierney

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 12 of 12
  • Hearing on Extortion 17 Casualties
    Last Aired

    August 2011 Attack on U.S. Troops in Afghanistan

    Defense Department officials and military leaders testified at a hearing on the investigation of the August 20111 death of 30 U.S. servicemen in Afghanistan after the Taliban fired a rocket…

    5,192 views
  • Iraq and Afghanistan Operations Oversight
    Last Aired

    Iraq and Afghanistan Operations Oversight

    Inspectors general testified about oversight efforts of operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. They also talked about proposals to create a new office to provide oversight in Iraq, Afghanistan…

    233 views
  • Wartime Contracting Waste Fraud and Abuse
    Last Aired

    Wartime Contracting Waste, Fraud, and Abuse

    Members of the Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan testified on the findings in their final report which noted that between $30 and $60 billion had been lost due to…

    523 views
  • Defense Department Contracting in Afghanistan
    Last Aired

    Defense Department Contracting in Afghanistan

    Defense Department officials testified about corruption in contracting by the U.S. military in Afghanistan. Gary Motsek said that the U.S. could not eliminate contracting corruption in…

    444 views
  • US Indirect Payments to Afghan Warlords
    Last Aired

    U.S. Indirect Payments to Afghan Warlords

    Representative John Tierney, chair of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, talked about his subcommittee’s report that found the U.S. military indirectly paid millions of dollars to…

    118 views
  • Military Supply Chain in Afghanistan Panel 2
    Last Aired

    Military Supply Chain in Afghanistan, Panel 2

    Witnesses testified about allegations that the U.S. was indirectly supporting Afghan warlords with protection payments from American contractors who transported goods and materials to U.S.…

    279 views
  •  Military Supply Chain in Afghanistan Panel 1
    Last Aired

    Military Supply Chain in Afghanistan, Panel 1

    Witnesses testified about allegations that the U.S. was indirectly supporting Afghan warlords with protection payments from American contractors who transported goods and materials to U.S.…

    353 views
  • Fraud and Waste in Afghanistan and Pakistan
    Last Aired

    Fraud and Waste in Afghanistan and Pakistan

    Witnesses testified about oversight of aid programs and on detecting fraud and waste in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Among the issues they addressed were challenges imposed on investigation…

    397 views
  • Afghan Security Forces
    Last Aired

    Afghan Security Forces

    A hearing was held titled “Training and Equipping Afghan Security Forces: Unaccounted Weapons and Strategic Challenges.” Witnesses testified about U.S. training of Afghan security forces…

    109 views
  • US Policy Toward Afghanistan
    Last Aired

    U.S. Policy Toward Afghanistan

    Representative John Tierney talked about Afghan stability, the reported resurgence of Taliban fighters and Al-Qaeda in several areas of the country, and U.S. policy toward the country. He…

    32 views
  • Army Ranger Tillman Death Investigation
    Last Aired

    Army Ranger Tillman Death Investigation

    The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing to examine whether senior Defense Department officials knew about U.S. Army Corporal Patrick Tillman’s death by…

    721 views
  • USPakistanAfghanistan Relations
    Last Aired

    U.S.-Pakistan-Afghanistan Relations

    Assistant Secretary Boucher testified about U.S. policies toward Pakistan and the ramifications for Afghanistan. Among the topics addressed were political stability and upcoming national…

    53 views