The Washington Post, the first newspaper to publish the news, expects Biden to announce the move on Wednesday (14). With the withdrawal of Afghanistan, the United States will end the longest war in its history.
The agreement was signed on February 29, 2020 Thought to withdraw US troops completely in 14 months. The end of the war in Afghanistan was the promise of Trump’s campaign.
According to the New York Times, the country will have more than 3,000 troops in Afghanistan by the May 1 deadline.
The United States attacked Afghanistan and then Iraq September 11, 2001 attack, When terrorists demolished the twin towers of the World Trade Center.
20th Terrorist Attack on the Twin Towers on September 11, 2021 – Photo: Marty Leatherhandler / AP
The U.S. Armed Forces invaded Afghanistan on October 7, less than a month after the terrorist attack.
At the time, the radical Islamist group Taliban was led by Mohammed Omar and controlled 90% of the country, although it was not recognized as a government by the UN.
US President George W. Bush has ordered an invasion following the Taliban’s refusal to extradite Osama bin Laden., The architect of the attack on the Twin Towers.
In a video frame released by Osama bin Laden in May 2015. The object was in the hideout where the terrorist was killed in 2011 – Photo: Breeding via AFP
Bin Laden was killed only in 2011, In a US operation in Pakistan, already under the administration of former US President Barack Obama.
According to HIM-HER-IT, More than 100,000 civilians have been killed or injured in the conflict in the last decade alone.
Since the beginning of the war, the United States has spent about $ 1 trillion on military spending in Afghanistan.
The Americans and the Islamic group have been at war in Afghanistan since 2001 – Photo: G1