CBNNews |Chuck Hagel's first trip to Afghanistan as defense secretary is not going smoothly. The Pentagon chief faces political tension with the Afghan president and a series of security problems.
President Hamid Karzai accused the United States on Sunday of working with the Taliban to show that violence in Afghanistan will increase if U.S. troops leave.
Hagel disputed those claims and said he understands the Afghan president faces political pressures as the war winds down. (READ MORE)