Obama OKs about 17,000 more troops fo...

Obama OKs about 17,000 more troops for Afghanistan

There are 3 comments on the The Associated Press story from Feb 17, 2009, titled Obama OKs about 17,000 more troops for Afghanistan . In it, The Associated Press reports that:

President Barack Obama approved adding some 17,000 U.S. troops for the flagging war in Afghanistan, his first significant move to change the course of a conflict that his closest military advisers have warned ...

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danielle ginn

London, UK

#1 Feb 18, 2009
let the killings begin. all hail the mesiah. 21st century crusades
Man Up or Shut Up

Johnson City, TN

#2 Feb 18, 2009
Another campaign pledge broken; more voters realizing the error of their ways.
george w

United States

#3 Feb 18, 2009
just another war monger

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