Rand Paul Opposes Troop Surge: ‘Mission in Afghanistan Has Lost Its Purpose
Breitbart ^ | August 21, 2017 | Ben Kew
Posted on 8/22/2017, 10:21:28 AM by Colonel Kangaroo
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) released a statement on Monday opposing any plan to add additional troops to the ground mission in Afghanistan, hours before President Donald Trump addresses the nation about his plans for the region.
“The mission in Afghanistan has lost its purpose, and I think it is a terrible idea to send any more troops into that war,” Paul said in a statement.
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