As the Obama Administration readies to release its report on Afghanistan, ISW has released several helpful resources on troop deployments. The Afghanistan Order of Battle (ORBAT), updated for March, shows where troops are located in Afghanistan. In addition, ISW has released a new resource that describes what troops are available for deployment to Afghanistan. Finally, ISW's Iraq ORBAT has also been updated for March.
Next week, ISW President, Kimberly Kagan, will participate in a panel discussion on NATO's role in Afghanistan. The panel discussion, NATO's 60th Anniversary Summit, will take place on Tuesday, March 31, 2009 at the Heritage Foundation. Other panelists include Michael O'Hanlon of Brookings and Sally McNamara of the Heritage Foundation. Click here for more details. Kagan recently returned from an eight day battlefield circulation in Afghanistan.