CIA Director Says The Afghan Government Still Retains Significant Military Capabilities

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WNU Editor: In an exclusive NPR interview, CIA Director William Burns addresses Taliban advances in Afghanistan. The link to this interview is here …. The Afghan Government Retains Significant Military Capabilities, CIA Chief Says (NPR). 

What’s my take. 

If the Afghan government still retains significant military capabilities, why have the Taliban been successful in controlling 85% of the country. Something is not right here.