Afghanistan prepares for troops’ exit in 2014

Posted: January 1, 2013 at 5:38 a.m.

Afghan forces are preparing to take the lead in safeguarding more parts of the country in line with plans to assume full responsibility for security when most foreign troops withdraw by the end of 2014, President Hamid Karzai’s government announced Monday.

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