Obama Wants Thousands of Troops to Stay in Afghanistan Ten More Years
"Obama now wants to keep thousands of our fighting forces, plus NATO troops, in Afghanistan in four bases, where they will carry out counterterrorism missions and "instruct" (shades of Vietnam) the Afghan army." Cost would be about 80 $billion plus rich foreign aid for Afghanistan. Karzai said "And bring lots of money." Check Chicago Times of December 4, 2013.