Obama administration officials have announced that the president has finished gathering information about the situation in Afghanistan and will likely address the nation on Dec. 1 about the strategy, which reportedly includes planned troop increases.
White House sources state that the goal is to weaken the Taliban insurgency and demolish the al-Qaeda infrastructure.
For more on Pres. Obama’s plan in Afghanistan, Martin Savidge speaks with Juan Carlos Zarate, a senior advisor at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
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