Does THIS surprise you? Read and tell me

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The U.S. spent $3 million on boats for landlocked Afghanistan

The United States spent more than $3 million on eight patrol boats for the Afghan police, according to an internal audit released Thursday.

 

That sentence is surprising for a few reasons:

 

1. Afghanistan is landlocked.

2. Not a single boat has arrived in Afghanistan, even though the purchase was made in 2010.

3. That works out to be more than $375,000 per boat. Similar boats in the United States are typically sold for about $50,000.

 

According to the report from the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), the boats  CLICK HERE

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