Soldiers of the U.S. armed forces are no longer “designing democracy” abroad or to redraw the borders of other States. These days behind us, said the us President Donald trump, in a speech at a military base in Fort Meyer. In his speech, trump said that the possibility of rapid withdrawal of U.S. military from Afghanistan is unacceptable. Moreover, to combat terrorism Washington expands the powers of their armed forces.
Last forever were the days when American soldiers were involved in the construction of democracies beyond the borders of their country. This statement was made the 45th President of the United States Donald trump during his speech at the base of Fort Myer in Arlington, Virginia. From now on, Washington will not use its troops for these purposes and also for redrawing the borders of other States at its discretion.
“We will no longer use American military force to design a democracy in remote areas or try to rebuild other countries in their own way. Those days are over,” said Donald trump, whose words leads TASS.
This approach will be replaced by cooperation with partners in the name of common interests, said the President of the United States.
“Instead, we will work with our allies and partners to protect common interests,” said trump, speaking at a military base.
At the same time, the White house made clear that the US is not going to withdraw from Afghanistan. On the contrary, the property of trump introduces a number of measures to strengthen the American presence in the country.
According to the President of the United States, a sharp departure from Afghanistan will lead to the formation of vacuum, which is filled with extremists.
“We will expand the authority of American armed forces to fight terrorist and criminal networks,” – said the American leader.
Also from his speech at a military base, it became known that the United States will not be informed in advance about their military operations, and stop talking about the size of its military contingent in Afghanistan.
“The core of our new strategy is to move from an approach based on duration, the approach based on the circumstances. I have said many times how counter-productive for us to pre-announce the timing of the start or end of military operations… We will no longer talk about the number of our troops or our plans further military action,” said the White house.