Generals on Afghanistan: Yes, Trump is Largely Responsible for Chaos

That we didn’t anticipate the snowball effect caused by the deals that the Taliban commanders struck with local leaders in wake of the Doha agreement. And that the Doha agreement itself had a demoralizing effect on Afghan soldiers.” Austin is saying that when Donald Trump ordered peace negotiations with the Taliban and ultimately concluded a treaty with them in February, 2020, the Afghanistan National Army commanders saw the writing on the wall. The United States was leaving, and leaving them in the lurch.

Source: Generals on Afghanistan: Yes, Trump is Largely Responsible for Chaos

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