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Acting Pentagon head Patrick Shanahan arrives in Afghanistan on surprise visit

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Acting Pentagon head Patrick Shanahan arrives in Afghanistan on surprise visitActing US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan is making his first trip to Afghanistan as the US pursues peace talks with the Taliban.
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The acting head of the U.S. Defense Department, Patrick Shanahan, made a surprise visit to Iraq on Tuesday. Baghdad has found itself in a difficult position torn between two close allies: the United States and Iran. Rough cut (no reporter narration.)

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