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Trump says close to decision on Afghanistan
August 10, 2017 / 8:38 PM / 3 months ago

Trump says close to decision on Afghanistan

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was very close to making a decision on the U.S. military effort in Afghanistan, which is undergoing a review and could see an increase in troop strength.

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters at Trump's golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey U.S. August 10, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

“We’re getting close. We’re getting very close,” Trump told reporters at his New Jersey golf club when asked about Afghanistan.

Reporting by James Oliphant; Writing by Eric Beech; Editing by James Dalgleish

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