In Afghanistan pullout, Pentagon favors phased reduction over 3 years

The Pentagon is pushing a plan that would keep about 8,000 U.S. troops in Afghanistan once the NATO military mission ends in 2014, but then significantly shrink the contingent over the following two years, according to senior U.S. government officials and military officers. Full Story
truth always beats lIes23

Covington, VA

#1 Feb 11, 2013
The american government should have never been there to begin with.
Clem

Hamilton, Canada

#2 Feb 11, 2013
truth always beats lIes23 wrote:
The american government should have never been there to begin with.
Who will guard the poppy fields?
truth always beats lIes23

Covington, VA

#3 Feb 11, 2013
yet another name hasbarat?

“Science not Conservatism”

Since: Jan 12

Progress, not Denial

#5 Feb 12, 2013
THREE YEARS! ROTFLMAO!

Not happening, clowns. We should be out in SIX MONTHS. There is NO reason to still be in that godforsaken dump of a country, we should've left YEARS ago in fact.

The U.S. military seems to want to kill and injure its own soldiers senselessly. They should mutiny.

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