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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Joseph F. Dunford Jr.
The U.S. military and the Afghan government reached a deal Wednesday on a gradual pullout of American special forces and their Afghan counterparts from a contentious eastern province, officials said.
"We have fought too hard over the past 12 years," Gen. Dunford said. "We have shed too much blood over the past 12 years. We have done too much to help the Afghan security forces grow over the last 12 years to ever think that violence or instability would be to our advantage."
"It's categorically false," Marine Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., the commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, told reporters traveling with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel in Afghanistan.