ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017
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(Washington: Martha Raddatz) Last night's public reversal by President Trump on Afghanistan examined. [in past, TRUMP - says get out of Afghanistan.] [Last night, TRUMP - says decisions are harder in the Oval Office; wants swift, decisive & overwhelming force.] [At State Department, in response to Raddatz's question, Secretary of State Rex TILLERSON - says things will be driven by conditions on the ground.] The plans for additional troops going to Afghanistan soon discussed.
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