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Taliban gaining ground in Afghanistan, former CIA chief says | TheHill

Taliban gaining ground in Afghanistan, former CIA chief says | TheHill

Former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) acting director Michael Morell predicts Afghanistan will reemerge as a pivotal foreign policy issue in 2016 amid major geopolitical gains made by the Taliban in the last year.“I think one big challenge is going to be the reemergence of Afghanistan as an issue,” Morell said Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation.”“The Taliban have made…

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