washington - The US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis officially instructed to send more soldiers to Afghanistan on Thursday. That fits into the strategy of President Donald Trump for South Asia.
'Yes, I signed the order but it is not complete. There are more troops, but we are still trying to determine what exactly, 'Mattis said. 'In general, these are intended to make the Afghan army more effective. For example, there are more advisors, facility units and supporting fire. '