In Washington yesterday, President Obama and Prime Minister Cameron promised to stay the course in Afghanistan. Today, Afghan President Karzai told US Defense Secretary Panetta he wants NATO to end its combat mission next year instead of 2014. He also said that troops now deployed in the countryside should be garrisoned only in large bases.
Developing Threats to US and NATO Plans in Afghanistan
Peter Tomsen - author and former diplomat, Heidi Vogt - Wall Street Journal - @HeidiVogt, Matthew Rosenberg - New York Times - @mrosenbergNYT, Rashed Rahman - Daily Times, Christine Fair - Georgetown University - @CChristineFair