The ANA has conducted the latest security operations in and around Sangin on their own , utilizing only U.S. medevac capabilities.
The report, generated by the Defense Science Board (DSB) for Pentagon leaders, was first obtained by the Washington Post and confirmed by the Pentagon on Tuesday.
Hagel will discuss North Korea with his South Korean and Japanese counterparts.
While President Obama initially raised the facility’s closure during the 2008 campaign, the issue has been brought to the forefront again following a high-profile national security speech from Obama last week.
The proposed legislative changes have bipartisan support from both the House and Senate and reflect the growing congressional outrage over the military actions to combat sexual assault.
The results come amid a renewed push from the White House to close the prison, a topic that is expected to be addressed by the President in a high profile speech Thursday before the National Defense University in Washington, D.C.
The revelation comes amid a flurry of sexual misconduct scandals
Shaker Aamer is delivering his messages through his lawyer.
The official announcement could come as soon as Thursday, when the President is scheduled to address National Defense University in Washington, D.C.
“It is time we take on the fight against sexual assault and sexual harassment as our primary mission,” Odierno said.