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July 3, 2022

UK announces troop reduction in Afghanistan

British Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday announced a reduction in the British troop level in Afghanistan, removing 500 service members by the end of next year. In remarks to the House of Commons, Cameron said the move will bring the troop level to 9,000, and more reductions will be carried out in the coming years. Moreover, Canada this week is also ending its combat mission in Afghanistan and transitioning to a training role.

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