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The Taliban now hold more ground in Afghanistan than at any point since 2001

The Taliban now hold more ground in Afghanistan than at any point since 2001

The new U.S. commander in Afghanistan has submitted his first three-month assessment of the situation in the war-torn country and what it’s going to take to defeat the Taliban, a U.S. military official has told The Associated Press.

And though the content of the review by Army Gen. John W. Nicholson is secret, the U.S. strategy in Afghanistan received a major incentive this month when President Obama decided to expand America’s…

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