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PBS NewsHour | Obama Picks Pace of Drawdown From Afghanistan, America's Longest War | PBS

Duration: 06:45
Program: PBS NewsHour #10055
Broadcast Date: Jun. 22, 2011

President Obama is widely expected to announce Wednesday evening that 5,000 U.S. troops will head home this summer from Afghanistan and another 5,000 will leave before the end of the year. Gwen Ifill and Margaret Warner preview what's expected in the president's speech and the plan for withdrawing from the nation's longest war.

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Post Date: June 23, 2011