Nominee for Top US General: Afghan Withdrawal Would Be ‘Strategic Mistake’

President Donald Trump’s nominee for the top military officer of the United States says leaving Afghanistan prematurely would be a "strategic mistake,” as the U.S. and the Taliban are negotiating a potential peace settlement to end nearly two


Share Story

@ voanews.com4 months ago327

Facebook Comments

Darshana Patel commented
4 months ago

USA has not won a war since WW II. If Bully in Chief keeps his piehole shut, may be we will leave Afghanistan in fair shape.

James Novotny commented
4 months ago

May the mistake was to stay there for 18 years ! Get the troops out

James Novotny commented
4 months ago

James Novotny Maybe the mistake was to stay there for 18 years ! Get the troops out

Related Stories

General Calls Rushed Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan a ‘Strategic Mistake’
Gen. Mark A. Milley’s comments came during his Senate confirmation hearing for chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
nytimes.com4 months
khIranian Boats Tried to Block British Tanker in Persian Gulf, U.K.
The Iranian vessels only turned away after receiving warnings from a British Navy ship accompanying a commercial tanker, the government said in
nytimes.com4 months
U.S. Accuses Iran of ‘Nuclear...
iranU.S. Accuses Iran of ‘Nuclear Extortion’ and Vows More Sanctions
Maneuvering over the nuclear deal was punctuated by U.S. accusations of Iran extortion, French attempts to start talks and Trump’s vow of more sanctions.

nytimes.com4 months

Europeans Warn of Formal Complaint...
iranEuropeans Warn of Formal Complaint Against Iran, a Threat to Nuclear Deal
The foreign ministers of France, Germany and Britain called on Iran to return to full compliance “without delay” and moved closer to filing a formal complaint, a step that could collapse the accord.

nytimes.com4 months

The Iran Crisis: How We Got There and...
iranThe Iran Crisis: How We Got There and What’s Next
Why did President Obama and President Trump treat Iran so differently? Can the nuclear deal be saved? How might the confrontation end?

nytimes.com4 months


Recently Added Sites

Last updated: July 20, 2019
©2019 Prohok Solutions LLC·Home·Privacy·About