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HASC chairman wants enduring U.S. bases in Afghanistan

HASC chairman wants enduring U.S. bases in Afghanistan

Calling Afghanistan an ongoing breeding ground for terrorist groups, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee said he wants American troops to keep U.S. bases open in the still-fragile country into the foreseeable future.

Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, stopped short of calling for permanent U.S. military bases…

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