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Afghanistan Troop Withdrawal

Posted on AllSides April 15th, 2021

“President Joe Biden said Wednesday he will withdraw remaining U.S. troops from the ‘forever war’ in Afghanistan… His plan is to pull out all American forces — numbering 2,500 now — by this Sept. 11.” AP News

Both sides are deeply divided over the withdrawal.

Supporters of the withdrawal on both sides argue that the situation cannot be resolved militarily and that Afghanistan is not vital to US security:

“The United States has expended trillions of dollars and 2,372 American lives on its occupation of Afghanistan. The war we triggered...

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