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Afghanistan withdrawal still 'conditions-based': Top US general

WorldNews Monday, 12 October 2020
Afghanistan withdrawal still 'conditions-based': Top US generalThe US withdrawal of more troops from Afghanistan will depend on a reduction in violence and other conditions agreed in February with the Taliban, the Pentagon's top general said in an interview broadcast on Monday. Five days after President Donald Trump said he wants US forces “home by Christmas,” Joint Chiefs Chairman General Mark Milley stressed to NPR radio that pulling out the final...
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News video: Pentagon, White House Lock Horns Over US Troop Drawdown In Afghanistan

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Last week, US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said the US would reduce the number of US troops in Afghanistan from 4,500 down to 2,500 by year's end. O'Brien added that the drawdown would take place, regardless of the conditions on the ground. But on Sunday, America's most senior general...

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