National Security Brief: Senate Votes For Accelerated Afghanistan Exit

From ThinkProgress Fri Nov 30 2012, 14:01:17

- The Senate voted overwhelmingly to voice its support for an accelerated withdrawal from Afghanistan. The 62-33 vote included 13 Republicans. "It is time to end this war, end the longest war in United States history," the measure's chief sponsor Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) said. - The Washington Post reports: Some of the heaviest fighting [...]

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