Former AFP agent, solicitor David Healey warns against withdrawing troops from Afghanistan

Cassandra Morgan
By Cassandra Morgan
April 16 2021 - 6:30pm
Canberra solicitor and former AFP agent David Healey. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

A former federal agent says it would be an "absolute travesty" for Australia and the United States to withdraw troops from Afghanistan so soon, and doing so could mean heroin makes a rampant international return.

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Cassandra Morgan

Cassandra Morgan

Canberra Times health reporter

It has never been more important for Canberrans to be able to access reliable and accurate information about health. As The Canberra Times’ health reporter, I am committed to ensuring our readers have access to this. I, like many in the territory, have family members who work in the sector. Although providing comprehensive coverage on the coronavirus pandemic is obviously my number one priority, I aim to frequently shed light on the fantastic work our frontline professionals do, as well as the challenges they face. Email me tips and story ideas at: c.morgan@canberratimes.com.au.

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