Will U.S. Troop Drawdown Hurt Afghan Mission?
by: Tom BowmanRenee Montagne, NPR, June 23, 2011 3:06:00 am
President Obama wants to withdraw 10,000 troops from Afghanistan by the end of this year. But what will that mean for the mission there? The White House is making the case that Afghan national security forces will be able to pick up the load as Americans leave.