NATO will not leave Afghanistan before 'time is right'

AFP , Monday 15 Feb 2021

'While no ally wants to stay in Afghanistan longer than necessary, we will not leave before the time is right,' Stoltenberg told a press conference

NATO will not withdraw its troops from Afghanistan "before the time is right", alliance chief Jens Stoltenberg said Monday ahead of a defence ministers' discussion this week on the deployment.

"While no ally wants to stay in Afghanistan longer than necessary, we will not leave before the time is right," Stoltenberg told a press conference.

 

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