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Trump says U.S. troops in Afghanistan should be 'home by Christmas'

WASHINGTON, Oct 7 (Reuters) - The United States should have its remaining contingent of troops in Afghanistan home before the end of the year, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday.

On Twitter, Trump said, "We should have the small remaining number of our BRAVE Men and Women serving in Afghanistan home by Christmas!" (Reporting by Makini Brice and Jan Wolfe; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)