Military leaders publicly support Afghan drawdown, acknowledge risk

There are 2 comments on the The Washington Post story from Jun 23, 2011, titled Military leaders publicly support Afghan drawdown, acknowledge risk. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

U.S. military leaders said Thursday that President Obama's decision to remove forces from Afghanistan in the middle of a fighting season poses some risk to recent battlefield gains but publicly supported his plan to bring home 33,000 troops by the end of next summer.

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Twisted truth

Wichita, KS

#1 Jun 23, 2011
Beyond all the liberal media baloney...

...with Obaloney's "draw-down" in full swing and IF we bring home 33,000 troops...

He...Barack Obama...will STILL LEAVE TWICE AS MANY TROOPS IN AFGHANISTAN as were there during the Bush administration.

He's a Politician...a Democrat...and a Lawyer.


Since: Feb 07

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#2 Jun 23, 2011
Only a fool in the military second guesses the President.
I think they learn that at officer school.

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