Afghan CEO urges patience amid talk of US troops withdrawal
Wednesday, 23 January 2019 () DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Afghanistan’s chief executive is urging the world not to give up on his impoverished country after the Trump administration suggested the United States could withdraw troops. Afghanistan has struggled with corruption, political instability and a long Taliban insurgency, frustrating efforts to stabilize it. U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration last month indicated […]
According to Business Insider, As US and Taliban officials move closer to reaching a deal during ongoing peace talks, the fate of Afghanistan may soon rest in the hands of its national army soldiers...
According to Reuters, acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said that he was encouraged by U.S. peace talks with Afghan Taliban insurgents but added he had not yet been tasked with planning a..
President Donald Trump is planning to withdraw more than 5,000 of the 14,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan, a U.S. official said on Thursday, in the latest sign Trump's patience is thinning with America's..
President Donald Trump's patience is apparently wearing thin with overseas military interventions. According to Reuters, Trump is considering significantly drawing down troops from Afghanistan. Defense..