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The government of Afghanistan demanded that the US explanation for the American leader Donald trump about a quick victory over the terrorists. This is stated in the statement released by the office of the Afghan President.
As noted in the message, the country in its history was able to overcome countless crises. However, it is not allowed and will not allow any foreign country or the President to determine their own destiny.
At the same time, States that Kabul is actively cooperating with other countries, including the United States. “Given the multi-faceted relationship, (…) the government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan requested, through diplomatic means and channels clarification in connection with the statements of the US President at the meeting with the Prime Minister of Pakistan,” the statement reads.
Previously, trump said that could defeat the terrorists in Afghanistan is not more than 10 days. In his words, he “just wants to kill 10 million people”.
In February, the Pentagon assured that any possible withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan will not be one-sided. It was noted that any decisions about reducing the number of American forces will be undertaken in coordination with NATO allies.
The Taliban was formed in 1994 in the midst of civil war in Afghanistan. In 1996-2001 the Taliban were in power in the country, and after the overthrow in 2001, began to conduct a guerrilla war with government troops and NATO forces in Afghanistan and Pakistan. Currently, the Taliban and the government are looking for ways to reach a political compromise.
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