America intends to withdraw 4 thousand soldiers from Afghanistan
09:05 - 15/12/2019
The information / Baghdad ..
American sources revealed that Washington intends to announce next week its intention to withdraw 4 thousand soldiers from Afghanistan, that is, a third of the American soldiers in this country.
The channel "NBC News" quoted an unidentified source as saying that the number of American military personnel in Afghanistan will be reduced to about 9,000, indicating that the withdrawal of the US military will be gradual and will take months.
The US President, Donald Trump, had arrived in Afghanistan about two weeks ago on an unplanned and unannounced visit, where he had met the US military there and the Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.
Trump has repeatedly announced his intention to withdraw US forces from Afghanistan. Ended / 25