President Donald Trump is readying a major foreign policy speech to be delivered before the Nov. 3 election that will focus on China, negotiations with Russia on a new nuclear arms agreement and possibly further troop withdrawals from Afghanistan, NBC News said quoting unidentified sources.
The Trump Administration already has announced it plans to reduce the number of military personnel in Afghanistan to 4,500 by the end of November. A decision to cut that number further to 3,000 by early 2021 has already been reached by the administration, NBC said citing its anonymous sources.
Troop strength had been reported at 8,600 as of mid-July.
Trump posted to Twitter on Oct. 7 that he plans to have all troops out of Afghanistan by Christmas.
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