Obama to mull pulling surge force from Afghanistan (Reuters) – 2018th Edition

14 06 2011

In this photo taken on late Monday, June 13, 2011, Uzbek President Islam Karimov, right, and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev meet before their talks in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan. Medvedev and Karimov will discuss security issues in Central Asia and cooperation in the fight against terrorism and drug trafficking, Russian presidential aide Sergei Prikhodko said. Special attention will be paid to the situation in Afghanistan.(AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Mikhail Klimentyev, Presidential Press Service, Pool)Reuters – The Obama administration will consider a plan to withdraw its 30,000-troop surge force from Afghanistan over the next 12 to 18 months, but give military commanders free rein to plot the drawdown’s pace.

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