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Afghan government, Taliban react to Trump’s war plan

The Afghan government has welcomed US President Donald Trump’s plan to keep US troops battling Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.

The Afghan government has welcomed US President Donald Trump’s plan to keep US troops battling Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.

But a statement from the Taliban responding to Trump’s announcement promised more violence.

 

Al Jazeera’s Jennifer Glasse reports from Kabul.