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Obama Afghanistan Troop Withdrawal

Secretary Of Defense Nominee Would Reconsider Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 02.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The president's nominee to be the next Pentagon chief says he would consider changing the current plans for withdrawing all U.S. t...

John Kerry: Dick Cheney 'Completely Wrong' On Foreign Policy

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 05.30.2014 | Politics

Secretary of State John Kerry took former vice president Dick Cheney to task over his recent criticism of the Obama administration’s Afghanistan wit...

Post-war Withdrawal Quandaries Challenge Media Analysis

David Tereshchuk | Posted 02.06.2012 | Media
David Tereshchuk

With the longest war in American history, and the third longest, now both in sight of ending, US media are scattered ... you might say confused and conflicted ... in assessing what happens next.

Joint Chiefs Chairman Criticizes Obama's Troop Withdrawal Plan

AP | By ROBERT BURNS | Posted 08.23.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. military's top officer told Congress on Thursday that President Barack Obama's decision to withdraw up to 33,000 troops from Af...

Obama's Afghanistan Troop Withdrawal Speech

Posted 08.22.2011 | Politics

In a speech to the nation Wednesday night, President Barack Obama announced the withdrawal of 10,000 troops from Afghanistan by the end of the year an...

Obama Sets Course For Troop Withdrawal In Afghanistan

AP | BEN FELLER and JULIE PACE | Posted 08.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Beginning to wind down a long and devastating war, President Barack Obama announced Wednesday night he was pulling home 33,000 U.S....

Afghanistan Troop Cut Likely Near 10,000 For This Year: Report

AP | ROBERT BURNS | Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A senior U.S. defense official says the troop withdrawal to be announced Wednesday by President Barack Obama is likely to total two...

Obama 'Finalizing' Decision On Plans For Afghanistan Troop Withdrawal

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will announce the critical next steps in America's decade-long war in Afghanistan on Wednesday, outlining bo...

Bipartisan Group Of Senators Press For Sizable Afghanistan Withdrawal In Letter To Obama

AP | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democratic and Republican senators are circulating a letter to President Barack Obama pressing for a "sizable and sustained" withdrawal ...