Officials at the Pentagon have said that four thousand more American soldiers will be sent to Afghanistan. The Pentagon is hoping that this move will result in a break in the stalemate position in the war.
This war has now been passed down to the Third Commander in Chief of the US. This deployment of soldiers will the biggest in the American history and it comes in the young presidency of Donald Trump.
The decision is expected to be announced officially by the Defence Secretary Jim Mattis in the next week.