On his weekly address today, President Obama outlined some of his plans with Afghanistan, as well as how to bring the U.S. debt down to soften the currently economic climate. To wit:
Because of their bravery and dedication, the tide of war has turned in Afghanistan. The goal that I set - to defeat al Qaeda, and deny it a chance to rebuild - is within reach.
When addressing domestic plans, Obama said:
I've called on Congress to take the money we
To mark the one-year anniversary of the American raid in Pakistan that killed Osama Bin Laden, President Obama traveled unannounced and under the cover of night to Afghanistan, where he signed a strategic partnership agreement with President Hamid Karzai. The agreement will broadly govern the U.S. role in Afghanistan once the American combat mission stops at the end of 2014 -- 13 years aft
Compare And Contrast of the Day: Meanwhile, a world away: A poignant portrait of daily life in Afghanistan, by Lukas and Salome Augustin.
I have lived from 2006-2008 in Kabul doing my civil service for a humanitarian aid organization. This March I had the chance to go back with my fiancé to show her the place