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Former CIA counterterrorism official: How the US set itself up for failure in Afghanistan

Published on: Fri, 20 Aug 2021 22:16:10 UTC
News Agency: CNN
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Peter Bergen writes, "(Douglas) London says the Afghan debacle wasn't strictly an intelligence failure, but a policy failure that started with the withdrawal agreement with the Taliban in February 2020 and the subsequent closing of every US base in the country, except in Kabul."

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