POLITICS
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Top Troop Request For Afghanistan Exceeds 60,000

The request for troops sent to President Barack Obama by the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan includes three different options, with the largest alternative including a request for more than 60,000 troops, according to a U.S. official familiar with the document.

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