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It is going to be a very Merry Christmas for thousands of American families, who otherwise would have gone another holiday without seeing their loves ones.
Thanks to President Trump’s leadership, the war in Afghanistan may soon be done.
We should have the small remaining number of our BRAVE Men and Women serving in Afghanistan home by Christmas!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 7, 2020
From Fox News:
The president’s tweet suggests that the U.S. would be completely removing all U.S. forces stationed in Afghanistan since 2001, though Trump’s remarks are contrary to what National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien said just hours earlier, speaking during an event at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas Wednesday.
“When President Trump took office, there were over 10,000 American troops in Afghanistan. As of today there are under 5,000 and that will go to 2,500 by early next year,” O’Brien said, according to a report by Reuters.
The U.S. and Afghanistan entered into a historic agreement in February that agreed to withdraw foreign forces from the Middle Eastern country by May 2021, in exchange for certain parameters having been met by the Taliban.
Joe Biden gets his facts is a story that needs to be talked about. It’s as if the guy takes pride in being wrong 9.9 times out of 10.
Keep it up, Joe.
Trump’s re-election chances are looking better and better by the day.
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