Afghanistan’s armed forces are funded primarily through the Pentagon’s Afghanistan Security Forces Fund (ASFF), which in the fiscal year 2017 amounted to $4.26 billion.
President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget request would see the funding increased to $4.937 billion.
Overall, the Pentagon had spent $66 billion to train, equip, build infrastructure for, and sustain Afghan forces.
He also said the US has yet to come up with a strategy in Afghanistan . Senators threatened to cut funding without a clear plan.