What explains Lindsey Graham’s change of heart on Pakistan and Afghanistan? -TRTWorld

US Senator Lindsey Graham’s statements during his Pakistan visit indicate that the US is looking to cut its losses in Afghanistan.

On Sunday, US Senator Lindsey Graham addressed a press conference in Islamabad and said that Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan “was right” all along about the need for “reconciling with the Taliban.” Graham also asserted that “the war in Afghanistan will end through reconciliation.”

That Graham — arguably America’s most hawkish senator — would speak of ending a war is itself stunning, but for him to advocate for a negotiated settlement to the Afghan war is a dramatic reversal …. Read More on TRT World