US Said to Be Taking 2nd Look at Afghan Troop Reduction Plan

June 15, 2016 1:52 PM

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BRUSSELS — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter has told NATO allies that the U.S. will take another look at withdrawing thousands of American troops from Afghanistan by the end of the year, a British official said.

British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said "Carter told us the troop numbers and the dispositions are being looked at again."

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