He said he wanted to shift from a time-based approach in Afghanistan to one based on conditions on the ground and said he would not set out deadlines.
"America will work with the Afghan government, so long as we see commitment and progress," he said. (Source: BBC 22.8.2017)
Exactly. Well played, Mr. President Trump, very well played.
Oh, by the way, Mr. President, do you happen to have any spare shades?