President Trump has made a decision on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan, according to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) reacts to ground troop levels there: "I don't believe putting more American soldiers in Afghanistan is the answer."

Map. History of Afghanistan conflict

21 September 2017
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President Trump has made a decision on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan, according to Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) reacts to ground troop levels there: "I don't believe putting more American soldiers in Afghanistan is the answer."
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[email protected] on plans for troops in Afghanistan:I haven’t heard @POTUS’ plan but I don’t think more soldiers in Afghanistan is the answer
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Eight Taliban Killed in Chamtal District of Balkh
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Military Commander Says 80 Soldiers Under Siege In Faryab
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Ghani added that more dams will be constructed in Herat
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Afghan President Ghani also stated the railway link from Iran would be inaugurated in the next few weeks
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Ghani marks Afghanistan Independence Day by paying tribute to national hero Amanullah Khan
Afghans celebrate Independence day1 month ago
Afghans celebrate Independence day
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80 members of ANA under siege in Ghormach district of Faryab
Key Taliban member arrested in Helmand1 month ago
Key Taliban member arrested in Helmand
Soldier killed Wednesday in Afghanistan was from Utah, according to @DeptofDefense.1 month ago
Soldier killed Wednesday in Afghanistan was from Utah, according to @DeptofDefense.
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Sec. Mattis on Afghan War strategy review: "We are coming very close to a decision, and I anticipate it in the very near future"
Family statement confirms Aaron Butler of Monticello was killed in Afghanistan yesterday - KUTV2News1 month ago
Family statement confirms Aaron Butler of Monticello was killed in Afghanistan yesterday - KUTV2News
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The @VP's stop in Panama being shortened so that he can get back to DC in time for @POTUS meeting at Camp David Friday on Afghanistan.
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Three children killed in Zabul missile attack
US Soldier Killed in Fighting Against Daesh in Afghanistan1 month ago
US Soldier Killed in Fighting Against Daesh in Afghanistan
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Afghanistan Surkhroad - Five wounded in a Taliban rocket attack on a house.
U.S. service member killed fighting ISIS-K in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan. 10 US killed in action in 20171 month ago
U.S. service member killed fighting ISIS-K in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan. 10 US killed in action in 2017
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10s of casualties after Insurgents with armored vehicles and among them a VBIED targeted ANDSF and Mullah Rasul militia. Insurgents advanced.
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Mullah Rasul and Niazi former Taliban militia visited weeks ago by @CNN, bearing the brunt of Insurgents offensive in Gereshek, Helmand.
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Pres Trump has decision pending on US troop levels in Afghanistan expected to be the focus of Friday's Camp David meeting.
Open letter of Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (Taliban) to the United States POTUS Trump1 month ago
Open letter of Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (Taliban) to the United States POTUS Trump
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Suicide car bomber targeted security forces in Chardara district of Kunduz province. No reports of casualties yet.
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Daesh militants claim responsibility for Mirza Olang massacre, in Afghan Sar-e-Pul province last week
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Clashes going on between Balkh security forces and militias affiliated to Juma Khan Hamdard, HIG commander at Balkh airport
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An decision on Afghanistan is "very, very close" and all options are on the table, Mattis tells @DeptofDefense reporters.
Mirza Olang Valley cleared of insurgents on Monday evening. At least 40 insurgents killed so far, local officials confirmed1 month ago
Mirza Olang Valley cleared of insurgents on Monday evening. At least 40 insurgents killed so far, local officials confirmed
Sweets given to Afghanistan forces on Chaman border crossing in the spirit of goodwill1 month ago
Sweets given to Afghanistan forces on Chaman border crossing in the spirit of goodwill
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Russia warns that it could use military force in Afghanistan to counter the spread of ISIS
Gunmen Attack Police Check Post Near Qargha Lake, 3 killed1 month ago
Gunmen Attack Police Check Post Near Qargha Lake, 3 killed