IG Report: US Left Military Equipment in Afghanistan Worth $7B

The Defense Department’s Office of Inspector General said the United States left an estimated $7.12 billion in military equipment when it withdrew from Afghanistan last year.

According to its report published Tuesday, among the supplies abandoned were “military aircraft, ground vehicles, weapons, and other military equipment.” Most are suspected to be tactical ground vehicles like Humvees and mine-resistant ambush protected vehicles (MRAPs).

The military left behind nearly 316,260 small arms weapons — including sniper rifles, machine guns, and grenade launchers — worth up to $511.8 million.

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