Afghanistan: Out By 2014, 2024, 20Never

After months of vague comments about 2014 being a transition date and the beginning of the end of the Afghan War, President Obama went majorly off-script in a campaign speech Sunday, vowing that he would have all troops out of Afghanistan by 2014.

While that may have been what they hoped voters would infer from past comments, it of course wasn’t true, and Obama himself should know that very well, since he was in Afghanistan earlier this year to sign the deal to keep US troops there through 2024…

http://weeklyintercept.blogspot.com/2012/09/white-house-disavows-obamas-pledge-for.html

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