President Trump is expected to order troop withdrawals from Afghanistan and Iraq Monday, 16 November 2020 ()
Trump has previously cut troop levels. These cuts would take effect by before president-elect Joe Biden takes office on Jan. 20.
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President Trump is reducing the number of troops in Afghanistan and Iraq. ABC's Martha Raddatz tells you when troops will start leaving the regions.

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