07 Mar '18, 4pm

Germany moves to boost presence in Afghanistan, training in Iraq

Germany moves to boost presence in Afghanistan, training in Iraq

COLOGNE, Germany — The Cabinet of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday approved an extension of global military missions , including an uptick of forces for Afghanistan. The move would bring an end to the training of Kurdish peshmerga battling the Islamic State group in favor of what officials said would be a broader stabilization effort.

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