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The Obameter: Campaign Promises that are about Afghanistan ...

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Stay Connected: ... Promises about Afghanistan on The Obameter ... "Barack Obama will strengthen the training and equipping of the Afghan army and police  ...

Can Obama keep campaign promise on Afghanistan? - News - Yahoo

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Nov 19, 2013 ... So how can Obama reconcile his promise with his plan? “The war in Afghanistan will end next year, as the president has promised. The combat ...

How Many Promises Has Obama Kept? - Newsweek

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Oct 16, 2015 ... As he reverses himself on troops in Afghanistan, Obama approaches the end of ... His promises on the campaign trail were not specific, and his strategy as ... He promised that “if you like your doctor you can keep your doctor.

Obama to keep troops in Afghanistan beyond 2016 - Washington ...

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Oct 15, 2015 ... ... war in Afghanistan, President Obama said Thursday he will keep 5500 U.S. ... lofty political promise to end U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan and .... back the criticism that Mr. Obama was breaking a campaign pledge.

Afghanistan, and why presidents shouldn't make foreign policy ...

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Oct 16, 2015 ... President Obama's new strategy in Afghanistan is a reminder that sometimes politicians make campaign promises they can't keep. Obama ...

Barack Obama on War & Peace - OnTheIssues.org

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And by the end of next year, our war in Afghanistan will be over. Beyond 2014, America's .... staying in Afghanistan. Obama doesn't keep his campaign promises .

Can Obama Make Good On Promises About Wars? : NPR

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Nov 7, 2008 ... The president-elect made bold promises on the campaign trail: to end the war in Iraq ... To help him tackle Afghanistan and Iraq, Obama will need ... Obama advisers say one option is to keep Gates at the Pentagon for a few ...

Obama's Failed Legacy in Afghanistan - The American Interest

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Feb 15, 2016 ... And that legacy in Afghanistan, like President Obama's foreign policy record as ... Obama argued the war “is a cause that could not be more just. .... After having kept his campaign promise to increase civilian aid in the first year ...

On the Issues: Iraq and Afghanistan - Election Guide 2008 - The ...

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Mr. McCain has chided Mr. Obama for suggesting that he would attack targets in ... “The only troops I will keep in Iraq will perform the limited missions of protecting our ... In Afghanistan, he has promised to ramp up the American military effort, ...

Obama Finds He Can't Escape Afghan War He Once Vowed to End ...

www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2016-07-06/obama-scales-back-afghan-withdrawal-amid-continued-threats

Jul 6, 2016 ... President Barack Obama, who once promised to withdraw all U.S. combat troops ... U.S. to keep 8,400 troops in Afghanistan at end of 2016.