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Why US Troops Are Staying Longer in Afghanistan
The announcement that thousands of U.S. troops will remain in Afghanistan longer than planned marks a major reversal of President Obama's goal to end both this war, as well as the war in Iraq , during his time in office. Recent upheavals in the region and a renewed show of strength by the Taliban
5 International Stories You'll Care About Next Week
1. President Obama Visits Wales It’s not often a president gets to go somewhere no U.S. president has ever been before. But next week, President Obama will become the first occupant of the White House to set foot in Wales. He’s there for a NATO summit. Originally organized to focus on Afghanistan
Why John Kerry Made a Secret Trip to Afghanistan
As the clock ticks toward a major conference in which NATO leaders will make decisions about commitments to Afghanistan, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced at the end of a surprise visit there that the two remaining presidential candidates have smoothed out disagreements that...
Obama's Border Play
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama is juggling a request for funding to tackle the crisis at the border, his Oval Office meeting with the NATO Secretary General, and the start of his three-day trip to Colorado and Texas,...
'This Week': Interview with Chairman Mike Rogers
ABC News' Brian Ross reports from Qatar, plus House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers (R-MI) on the trade for Sgt.
‘This Week’ Transcript: Hillary Clinton’s ‘Hard Choices’
Below is the rush transcript of "This Week" on June 8, 2014. It may contain errors.
Afghan Gunman Kills American Doctors in Kabul
Three shot dead, 1 wounded, as guard opens fire on civilian health workers.
Following the Campaign of Dr. Abdullah Abdullah
Muhammad Lila travels with the press pool to a rally for one of Afghanistan's presidential candidates.
From Kabul to Faryab With Dr. Abdullah
With Afghanistan’s elections kicking off this weekend, ABC’s Muhammad Lila (@MuhammadLila) hopped on the press plane for presidential candidate Dr. Abdullah Abdullah. Destination: Faryab Province. Boarding was a fairly painless process – no name, no problem. Boarding pass for covering #Afghan ...
On The Campaign Trail In Afghanistan
With elections kicking off, Muhammad Lila travels with the press pool of presidential candidate Dr. Abdullah Abdullah.