TITLE

No Easy Way Out

AUTHOR(S)
Crowley, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);3/26/2012, Vol. 179 Issue 12, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the war in Afghanistan as of March 2012 and U.S. President Barack Obama's troop withdrawal plan options in the wake of the alleged murder of 16 Afghan civilians by a U.S. soldier. Obama has stated that the U.S. will not expedite its plan to remove the nearly 90,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has called for the use of a small local counterterrorism force in Afghanistan to prevent the resurgence of the al-Qaeda terrorists.
ACCESSION #
73802920

 

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