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Karzai Makes His Case For Post-2014 US Assistancei
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January 11, 2013 5:48 AM
Afghan President Hamid Karzai has been in Washington this week discussing the future of his country when NATO-led troops hand off security responsibility to Afghan forces by the end of 2014. Still to be decided is how many, if any, U.S. troops will remain in the country. As VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports, there is much uncertainty as U.S. leaders plan an exit from one of the longest and most expensive wars in American history.

Karzai Makes His Case For Post-2014 US Assistance

Published January 11, 2013

Afghan President Hamid Karzai has been in Washington this week discussing the future of his country when NATO-led troops hand off security responsibility to Afghan forces by the end of 2014. Still to be decided is how many, if any, U.S. troops will remain in the country. As VOA Pentagon correspondent Luis Ramirez reports, there is much uncertainty as U.S. leaders plan an exit from one of the longest and most expensive wars in American history.


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