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U.S.: Afghanistan can't 'keep deferring' decision on security pact
Yahoo/Rueters ^

Posted on 01/30/2014 8:34:08 AM PST by gooblah

ABOARD A MILITARY AIRCRAFT (Reuters) - The United States and its allies cannot continue to put off decisions about a post-2014 mission in Afghanistan, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said, urging Afghan President Hamid Karzai to sign a pact allowing U.S. troops to stay beyond this year.

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1 posted on 01/30/2014 8:34:08 AM PST by gooblah
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To: gooblah
"...U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said, urging Afghan President Hamid Karzai to sign a pact allowing U.S. troops to stay beyond this year.

Getting Karzai to do anything pro-U.S.A. is going to COST this nation dearly. I would bet President K's bank account (Swiss?) is truly humungous. Believing our warriors are too good to waste one more for that tribal country ....I never thought I would say this.....Bring our Military and all their equipment home ASAP.

2 posted on 01/30/2014 8:47:14 AM PST by yoe
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To: gooblah

So show how it’s done by authorizing the XL Pipeline.


3 posted on 01/30/2014 8:58:32 AM PST by Paladin2
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To: gooblah

I’d bet this Reuters journalist doesn’t even know what type of military aircraft (s)he’s aboard.


4 posted on 01/30/2014 9:24:51 AM PST by onedoug
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