President Donald Trump is moving out most of America’s troop from Somalia, according to a Pentagon report.
The president “ordered the Department of Defense and the United States Africa Command to reposition the majority of personnel and assets out of Somalia by early 2021,” said the statement from the Pentagon.
The movement is not a withdrawal or disengagement from all activities in Africa.
“We will continue to degrade violent extremist organizations that could threaten our homeland while ensuring we maintain our strategic advantage in great power competition,” noted the statement.
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