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CPA 90 DAY UPDATE REPORT ON UNITED STATES STRATEGY FOR RELIEF AND RECONSTRUCTION IN IRAQ

90 DAY UPDATE REPORT ON UNITED STATES STRATEGY FOR RELIEF AND RECONSTRUCTION IN IRAQ July 14, 2003

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CPA UPDATE REPORT ON UNITED STATES STRATEGY FOR RELIEF AND RECONSTRUCTION IN IRAQ

UPDATE REPORT ON UNITED STATES STRATEGY FOR RELIEF AND RECONSTRUCTION IN IRAQ October 14, 2003

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Task Force to Improve Business and Stability Operations in Iraq

Task Force to Improve Business and Stability Operations in Iraq October 8, 2007    

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Critiquing U.S. Spending in Afghanistan, to Dramatic Effect

Critiquing U.S. Spending in Afghanistan, to Dramatic Effect By RON NIXONAUG. 24, 2015 WASHINGTON — When the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, an American government watchdog, requested information in June about health clinics in that country funded by the … Continue reading

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USAID and Watchdog Continue Sparring Over Afghan Health Clinics

USAID and Watchdog Continue Sparring Over Afghan Health Clinics By Charles S. Clark 8:00 AM ET SIGAR John Sopko Charles Dharapak/AP In another volley over measuring results of a $210 million U.S.-funded health care program run by the Afghan government, … Continue reading

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335 Million U.S.-built Afghan Power Plant Still Severely Underutilized

August 13, 2015 Today, SIGAR published a review letter concerning the Tarakhil Power Plant outside of Kabul. The letter details SIGAR’s analysis of information provided by USAID in response to a previous SIGAR inquiry from June 2015. The letter notes: … Continue reading

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Exclusive: U.S. Spends Scores of Millions Annually on Unused Afghan Buildings

July 30, 2015 Exclusive: U.S. Spends Scores of Millions Annually on Unused Afghan Buildings By John M. Donnelly Roll Call Staff July 29, 2015, 3:15 p.m. The U.S. government is spending $110 million a year operating several hundred unused buildings … Continue reading

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Afghanistan Watchdog Agency: Critical Oversight or Overzealous Hounding?

Afghanistan Watchdog Agency: Critical Oversight or Overzealous Hounding? By Sean Lyngaas Uploaded on July 29, 2015 John Sopko — the trenchant Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) whose reports track American taxpayer money but whose enthusiasm for embarrassing officials … Continue reading

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In Afghanistan, SIGAR Says Attaching Strings to Aid is a Good Idea

In Afghanistan, SIGAR Says Attaching Strings to Aid is a Good Idea SIGAR’s latest quarterly report stresses conditionality in aid and highlights accuracy problems at USAID. By Catherine Putz July 30, 2015 The latest quarterly report from the Special Inspector … Continue reading

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Quarterly Report to Congress: Setting Smart Conditions for Aid

Quarterly Report to Congress: Setting Smart Conditions for Aid Today, SIGAR released its 28th (July 2015) Quarterly Report to Congress. The report notes: — Since 2002, Congress has appropriated nearly $109.66 billion for Afghanistan reconstruction, and of that amount $11.9 … Continue reading

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