Obama pledges to keep nearly 10,000 troops in Afghanistan
The White House said it was responding to a request from the Afghan President, Ashraf Ghani, who is visiting the United States for the first time since taking office.
A joint statement said the US will continue to maintain nearly 10,000 troops in Afghanistan until the end of the year.
Laura Trevelyan reports.
25 Mar 2015
- From the section US & Canada