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Officials: US may leave no troops in Afghanistan

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration gave the first explicit signal Tuesday that it might leave no troops in Afghanistan after December 2014, an option that defies the Pentagon's view that thousands of troops may be needed to keep a lid on al-Qaida and to strengthen Afghan forces. "The U.S. does not have an inherent objective of 'X' number of troops in Afghanistan," said Ben Rhodes, a...

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