Taliban Launches Attacks On US Soldiers After Trump Bragged About Peace

Taliban forces launched attacks on American soldiers just hours after Trump praised himself for peace talks.

“The U.S. carried out an airstrike in Afghanistan Wednesday in response to a surge in Taliban violence just days after the two sides struck a deal Saturday on American troop withdrawal. After a period of calm leading up to the deal, the Afghan government said the Taliban subsequently launched 76 attacks across 24 provinces (of 34) prompting the U.S. to bomb Taliban fighters in Helmand, the first American airstrike in 11 days.” [READ MORE]