Post Afghan Mission, How Many U.S. Troops Stay There?
By: Tom Bowman
January 9, 2013
President Obama and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta both talked this week about bringing the Afghan War to a close. But the U.S. will maintain at least several thousand troops in the country once combat comes to an end at the end of 2014. The U.S. will spend billions of dollars financing the Afghan security forces.
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