The US decision to withdraw its troops was unexpected for the Afghan authorities, but they respect it.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani admitted that the security situation in the country has deteriorated due to the US decision to withdraw its troops, 1TV reported on Monday, August 2.
вЂњOver the past three months, we have faced an unexpected situation due to the sudden decision of the United States to withdraw its troops,вЂќ he said.
Ghani added that he respects Washington's decision, but it will have consequences.
Earlier it was reported that the Taliban movement already controls half of Afghanistan, although the Taliban themselves claim control over 80% of the territories.