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Top Pentagon Official Disputes Reports That Russia Paid Taliban Bounties for Dead U.S. Soldiers

HeadlineSep 16, 2020

NBC News is reporting the Pentagon has been unable to corroborate press reports that the Russian government had paid bounties to the Taliban to kill U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan. General Frank McKenzie, the commander of the U.S. Central Command, said, “It just has not been proved to a level of certainty that satisfies me.”

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