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Al Qaeda Woes Fuel Talk Of Reducing Troops In Afghanistan

06/18/2011 06:36 pm ET | Updated Aug 18, 2011

WASHINGTON -- As the Obama administration nears a crucial decision on how rapidly to withdraw combat forces from Afghanistan, high-ranking officials say that Al Qaeda's original network in the region has been crippled, providing a rationale for an accelerated reduction of troops.

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