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Mattis Says Afghanistan Settlement Possible If Taliban Rejects Terrorism


U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said a political settlement in Afghanistan is only possible if Taliban militants reject the support or conduct of terrorism. In a statement during testimony to the Senate Armed Services Committee on October 3, Mattis said that President Donald Trump's new strategy for Afghanistan represents the best approach for creating stability in South Asia. (Senate Armed Services Committee video)

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