Following investigation in The New York Times Magazine, new policy released in Afghanistan

Sophia Jones embedded in Afghanistan to report for The New York Times Magazine on women in special operations. Immediately following the release of her article, which identified problems in the defense sector, Afghan leadership announced a new sexual harassment policy to protect women and US Resolute Support acknowledged sexual assault charges in the Afghan defense chain of command in need of investigation.

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