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Obama: 30,000-plus troops leaving Afghanistan

Obama: 30,000-plus troops leaving Afghanistan

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday night he was pulling home 33,000 troops from Afghanistan by next summer, withdrawing the "surge" of forces he had sent to rescue a flailing effort.

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Obama: 30,000-plus troops leaving Afghanistan

President Barack Obama announced Wednesday night he was pulling home 33,000 troops from Afghanistan by next summer, withdrawing the "surge" of forces he had sent to rescue a flailing effort.