Democrats’ Afghan Strategy Sounds Familiar. It’s a Lot Like Trump’s.

The 2020 Democratic candidates have one major goal for Afghanistan: Get out. They are struggling to differentiate themselves from a president they say has a feckless, isolationist view of American power.

The New York Times
Sep 17 · 8 min read
Two soldiers in combat gear sit in front of some hills.
Two soldiers in combat gear sit in front of some hills.
The Democratic presidential candidates are racing to reassure voters about how quickly they would bring the remaining 14,000 troops home from Afghanistan. Photo: Thomas Watkins/AFP/ Getty Images

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