Obama scraps 'Afghan exit' mantra: 9800 keep boots on ground
Washington has announced a sudden change of plans for Afghanistan. According to Barack Obama, the end of the combat mission - planned for the end of this year - won't mean the withdrawal of all troops from the country. He says thousands of soldiers will now stay on Afghan soil for at least 2 years.
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