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Obama informs top diplomatic, military officials of Afghan decision (CNN)

President Obama has informed several top diplomatic and military officials about his decision regarding new U.S.

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 Holds Final Afghan Strategy Session; Decision Within Days (Bloomberg via Yahoo! News)


Obama Afghan strategy decision ‘within days’ (AFP via Yahoo! News)

The White House on Tuesday signaled the end of months of deliberations on US strategy toward Afghanistan, announcing that President Barack Obama would reveal his decision within days.

Kerry says Obama’s Afghan decision should wait (AP via Yahoo! News)

Sen. John Kerry says President Barack Obama should wait until after the new Afghanistan presidential election is conducted before making his decision for the war.

Pakistani Taliban criticize Obama’s peace Nobel (AP via Yahoo! News)

The Pakistani Taliban has criticized the decision to award Barack Obama the Nobel Peace Prize saying the U.S.

Obama: Afghanistan decision in ‘coming weeks’ (AP via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama said his decision on the U.S. strategy in Afghanistan will be made in “the coming weeks.”

U.S. lawmakers press Obama on Afghan war strategy (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

President Barack Obama told congressional leaders on Tuesday his decision on a new Afghan war strategy would not make everyone happy, while Republicans urged him to heed his military commander’s call for more troops.