Deadly attack on American soldiers shows Afghans want US out of their country, Tehran says

An attack that killed two US troops

An attack that killed two US troops in Afghanistan illustrates that the American military is no longer welcome in the country, a senior Iranian adviser has said, adding that US forces will be forced out of Iraq and Syria.

Ali Akbar Velayati, a top international adviser to the leader of the Islamic Revolution, said that Saturday’s incident in Nangarhar province signals that “it is time for the Americans to be expelled from Afghanistan,” Iranian media reported.

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