US, Afghanistan Reach Initial Agreement on Continued US Occupation

By: Monday April 23, 2012 7:15 am

The Administration and Afghanistan revealed Sunday that the United States and Afghanistan had reached a preliminary agreement for the continued presence of US forces in Afghanistan for another 10 years after the supposed withdrawal of “combat forces” in 2014 . The agreement was widely expected after the Administration and Karzai regime appeared to resolve earlier disagreements about who controls armed night-time raids on Afghan homes and who controls the imprisonment of detainees.

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