"As Obama removes our combat brigades from Iraq, he will send at least two
additional brigades to Afghanistan, where the Taliban is resurgent. He will also ...
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.
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 ...
Oct 12, 2015 ... His campaign manager cast the 120 figure as happening “in the course .....
Keeping as many as 10,000 troops in Afghanistan indefinitely at a cost of ... “I
think that's an argument that can be made to the American people,” .... Six years
later, as a presidential candidate, Obama had run on a promise to pull all ...
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 ...
Oct 15, 2015 ... The shift is yet another departure from Obama's campaign promise to end the
wars in Afghanistan and Iraq by the end of his presidency at the ...
Oct 16, 2015 ... President Obama's new strategy in Afghanistan is a reminder that sometimes
politicians make campaign promises they can't keep. Obama ...
Oct 15, 2015 ... President Obama announced plans Thursday to keep nearly 10000 U.S. troops
in ... where he promised to end prolonged war: Afghanistan and Iraq. ... of a
presidential campaign that so far has barely touched on Afghanistan.
Nov 1, 2009 ... FoxNews.com reviewed some of Barack Obama's biggest campaign ... for the
Afghanistan war, it's unclear whether McChrystal's request will be ...
Oct 15, 2015 ... Why does the U.S. need to keep 9,800 troops in Afghanistan for .... One of
Obama's major campaign promises was to get the U.S. out of the ...