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Trump hopes U.S. troops home by May from Afghanistan, Iraq -WH

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Trump hopes U.S. troops home by May from Afghanistan, Iraq -WH

Trump hopes U.S. troops home by May from Afghanistan, Iraq -WH

White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien said on Tuesday it is President Donald Trump's hope that all U.S. troops will be home from Afghanistan and Iraq by May.


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