Afghanistan 0
1 July 2021

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin spoke with his Afghan counterpart and asserted that the Pentagon “is deeply invested in the security and stability of Afghanistan, and in the pursuit of a negotiated settlement that ends the war. He also reaffirmed the U.S.’s commitment to the Afghan National Defence and Security Forces (ANDSF) as the withdrawal of U.S. forces continues”. 

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