President Trump is all set to announce his decision over the further reduction of troops in Afghanistan and Iraq.

According to the senior administration official, Trump will make the announcement today.

The announcement is described to be aimed over convincing voters that he is following through promises to put an end to the endless wars.

The United States currently has 8,600 troops stationed in Afghanistan and about 5,400 troops in Iraq, It is reported that about a third of U.S troops will be reduced in Iraq.

This comes as trump in an agreement with the Taliban in Doha this year, concurred to withdraw all the American troops from Afghanistan within 14 months.  

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  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.