Top US commander says more focus on Haqqani militants threatening to disrupt Afghan election

  • by: LOLITA C. BALDOR , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 13, 2014 - 6:50 PM

WASHINGTON — Allied and Afghan forces are putting a greater focus on going after the Haqqani militant network, which has threatened to disrupt the Afghan presidential elections in April, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan said Thursday.

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