Ambitious U.S. hospital project in Afghanistan faces failure

By Reuters | Wed, 5 Mar 2014 12:34 PM

By Jessica Donati and Mirwais Harooni

KABUL, March 5 (Reuters) - An ambitious U.S.-funded project to build hospitals in Afghanistan has run into the ground, with the largest hospital ever planned in the country unlikely to open in full, U.S. and Afghan officials said.

The $60 million project by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) started in 2008 and aimed to meet the medical needs ...

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