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Plenty of disgruntled Democrats also took Obama to task, however politely, for not withdrawing more troops more quickly.
troops from Afghanistan by next summer, withdrawing the "surge" of forces he had sent to rescue a flailing effort. Said Obama to a country eager for an exit: "The tide of war is receding."
home this summer and an additional 5,000 by the end of the year.
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The withdrawal is supported by the bold bottom line claims of his security team: Afghanistan, training ground for the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on America, is no longer a launching pad for exporting terrorism and hasn't been for years. But that could also fuel arguments for even greater withdrawals by voters wondering what the point of the war is after all these years, especially since the face of the enemy al Qaida leader Osama bin Laden was killed by American forces this spring during a raid in Pakistan.
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is ending, but it's ending at far too slow a pace," said Sen. Barbara Boxer, D Calif. military have died and 12,000 have been wounded since the war began in late 2001. The financial cost of the war has passed $440 billion and is on the rise, jumping to $120 billion a year. government struggles to contain its soaring debt.
on his ability to show faster job growth in a time of deepening economic pessimism.
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Obama will visit troops Thursday at Fort Drum, the upstate New York Army post that is home to the 10th Mountain Division, one of the most frequently deployed divisions to Afghanistan.
Obama's announcement from the White House came in a perilous political environment, with Americans soured on the war and the economy, many members of Congress pushing him to get troops home even faster, and his Republican presidential rivals taking shots at his leadership at Vans Peach Old Skool every chance.
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A total of 10,000 troops will leave the war zone by the end of this year fulfilling Obama's promise for a withdrawal starting next month and more than 20,000 additional forces will leave by the summer of 2012, shortly before the president will go before voters in search of a second term. troops will remain in an unstable country, fighting in a war bound to see more Americans killed. combat mission is not expected to end until December 2014 and even then, a sizable and enduring contingent may remain in a different role.
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