Tag : Afghanistan War (2001- )

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Where Biden’s Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S.

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One day before the administration announced its decision on Saudi Arabia, Biden gave the first major indication of his presidency that he would be willing...
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Afghan Government Backs Repatriation of Guantánamo Detainee

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WASHINGTON — The government of Afghanistan has filed a petition in federal court supporting the return of a citizen who has been held for a...
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A Top Democrat Warns Against a Hasty Withdrawal of U.S. Troops From Afghanistan

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The Taliban have recently issued orders to their fighters to stop foreign militants from entering their ranks. The orders, reported earlier by the Afghan channel...
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Stay or Go? Biden, Long a Critic of Afghan Deployments, Faces a Deadline

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WASHINGTON — The previous two presidents of the United States declared they wanted to pull all American troops out of Afghanistan, and they both decided...
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Biden Freezes Trump’s Withdrawal of 12,000 Troops From Germany

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WASHINGTON — President Biden is freezing plans to withdraw 12,000 American troops from Germany, administration officials said on Thursday, and has ordered the Pentagon to...
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U.S. Should Slow Withdrawal From Afghanistan, Bipartisan Panel Urges

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WASHINGTON — The Biden administration should slow the withdrawal of troops in Afghanistan, abandon the May 1 exit deadline and instead reduce American forces further...
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Trump Was Briefed on Uncorroborated Intelligence About Chinese Bounties

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President Trump was briefed this month about intelligence reports that China had offered to pay bounties to fighters in Afghanistan who attacked American soldiers there,...