(Afghanistan/Iraq) Clarity on Afghanistan, Confusion on Iraq (Defense One)

Mark Kimmitt writes for Defense One: Last week’s Afghanistan speech by President Joe Biden left little to the imagination. His points were clear, perhaps blunt. America had killed Osama bin Laden long ago and no longer would fight the Taliban, equip the Afghan army, nor continue its 20-year nation-building efforts. Afghanistan was no longer at the top of American strategic interests and, Biden said, “It’s the right and the responsibility of the Afghan people alone to decide their future and how they want to run their country.”. But what about Iraq? 

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