Archives for November 24, 2009

Obama says will "finish the job" in Afghanistan (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama said on Tuesday he will announce his decision soon to send more U.S. troops to Afghanistan in an effort to “finish the job” of an unpopular and costly eight-year war.

Obama rolls red carpet for ‘indispensable’ India (AFP via Yahoo! News)

US President Barack Obama on Tuesday hailed India as an “indispensable” partner as he pledged to work on a range of once thorny issues with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on a high-profile state visit.

Obama says he’ll visit India next year (CNN)

President Obama said Tuesday he has accepted an invitation from Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to visit India next year.

Obama seeks to reassure Singh on U.S.-India ties (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama sought to reassure Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday of his commitment to boosting U.S.

Obama boosts climate deal hopes, report shows crisis (AFP via Yahoo! News)

US President Barack Obama boosted hopes on Tuesday of striking a landmark climate deal in Copenhagen, as a new report showed a deeper crisis than previously thought.

Obama promises to ‘finish the job’ in Afghanistan (AP via Yahoo! News)

Signaling he’s decided on new troop levels for the Afghanistan war, President Barack Obama said Tuesday he intends to “finish the job” on his watch and destroy terrorist networks in the region.

Obama vows to ‘finish the job’ in Afghanistan (AFP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama vowed Tuesday to “finish the job” in Afghanistan and promised to unveil a decision soon on sending tens of thousands more US troops to battle Al-Qaeda and the Taliban.

Obama Says He Intends to ‘Finish the Job’ in Afghanistan (International Herald Tribune)

President Obama said on Tuesday that he will tell the American people about “a comprehensive strategy” in an address next week.

Obama: US-Indian ties help define 21st century (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that U.S. ties with India will be “one of the defining relationships” of the 21st century as he welcomed India’s prime minister for the first state visit of his administration.

Obama: Goal is to finish job in Afghanistan (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama says his intention is to “finish the job” in Afghanistan but that the Afghan people “ultimately have to provide for their own security.”