Monday, March 14, 2011

U.S. Commanders Want More Troops as Afghan Withdrawal Date Nears

ABC News - Field commanders in Afghanistan are asking for more troops, ABC News has learned. Some are openly challenging the wisdom of withdrawing any U.S. forces by the July 11 date set by the administration... It's possible, says one source, that after the July withdrawal date there will still be more troops in Afghanistan than the president authorized in 2009...

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