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Report: US, NATO Confident in Afghan Security Accord

The U.S. and NATO are optimistic that Afghan leaders will approve a deal to keep American troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014, Reuters reported Tuesday. Phil Stewart writes Afghanistan’s tribal elders assembly, Loya Jirga, is scheduled to meet next month to discuss the new bilateral security agreement. “Im confident we will …

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Pentagon: US-Afghanistan Security Pact Talks Alive

Discussions continue between the United States and Afghanistan to hammer out a bilateral security agreement, including U.S. military presence in the country, ahead of the White House’s planned 2014 Afghan drawdown, the American Forces Press Service reported Tuesday. Jim Garamone writes that Defense Press Secretary George Little assured the talks …

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