Obama to outline increase of troop levels in Afghanistan by 30,000

Obama to increase troops

By JPOST.COM
February 8, 2010 17:00

 
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US President Barack Obama will outline a plan to escalate troop levels by 30,000 in Afghanistan on Tuesday, Israel Radio reported overnight Monday. Obama does not envision an open-ended conflict and will work towards transferring security authority over to the Afghan government.

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