The US spent hundreds of billions, and even after the withdrawal, the Biden administration plans to ask Congress to spend billions more in support of Afghan soldiers.
Badghis provincial council chief Abdul Aziz Bek confirmed the assault, saying some security officials had surrendered to the Taliban.
Pentagon officials said that last week that the withdrawal, ordered by Biden in April after nearly two decades fighting Al-Qaeda, is around half completed.
US is cutting the number of troops and air defence units deployed to the Middle East, including Patriot batteries and an anti-missile system, called THAAD, from Saudi Arabia.
US President Joe Biden had announced in April that the remaining 2,500 American troops will formally begin leaving Afghanistan from May.
The new rules also prohibit discrimination based on gender identity.
The contingent of 270 US soldiers reached Suratgarh in a special aircraft and left for Mahajan Field Firing Range where the joint 'war exercise' will start on February.
The call featured detailed medical explanations from Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, who answered questions from the audience.
The US military has in recent months carried out air strikes against the Taliban fighters in defence of Afghan forces in some provinces.
The new order, which Biden signed in the Oval Office during a meeting with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, overturns a ban ordered by President Donald Trump in a tweet during his first year in office.
Following the Nov. 3 election and subsequent recounts in some states, as well as unsuccessful court challenges, the outcome is clear, they wrote, while not specifying Trump in the article.
According to the Pentagon, the proposed sale of this equipment and support will not alter the basic military balance in the region.
Turkey's state-run news agency said the United States is setting up two military bases and has increased its presence in the Manbij region of northern Syria.
Unlike their civilian counterparts, military judges and juries don't use sentencing guidelines. The result is often widely disparate sentences for the same or similar offenses.
President Donald Trump asserted that America's goals were denuclearising North Korea and stopping Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.