10 Jul '18, 4am

#Taliban cease-fire halted #fighting but not the #Corps’ mission in #Helmand https://t.co/WXarlTuMQX

The U.S. forces in the region agreed to abide by the cease-fire declarations with exception to “U.S. counterterrorism efforts against IS-K, al-Qaida, and other regional and international terrorist groups, or the inherent right of U.S. and international forces to defend themselves,” Lt. Col. Martin O’Donnell, a spokesman for the Resolute Support mission, told Marine Corps Times.

Full article: https://www.marinecorpstimes.com/flashpoints/2018/07/09/t...

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