News: Nation AP source: Obama to announce that 34k US troops to be home from Afghanistan a year from today February 12, 2013 | Modified: February 12, 2013 at 10:15 am Leave a comment WASHINGTON (AP) — AP source: Obama to announce that 34k US troops to be home from Afghanistan a year from today. Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.