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US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan: Many in Kabul fear a renewed civil war

Al Jazeera, 15 Apr 2021
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has welcomed Washington’s decision to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan by September 2021.
In a series of tweets, he says Afghan’s security forces are capable of defending their own people.
But some Afghans fear renewed attacks by the Taliban which says it will not attend a summit in Turkey until all foreign troops on its soil have gone.
US President Joe Biden has extended his predecessor Donald Trump’s deadline to leave Afghanistan by five months.

Al Jazeera’ Laura Burdon-Manley reports.

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