“It’s not going to be a source of terrorist attacks again,” Obama said.
McCain met with the president and CEO of Afghanistan.
Army forwards case to commander with power to convene military court.
The figure comes from a new Congressional Research Service study.
"As terrible as it is, its not going to change our strategy," said a spokesman.
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Obama's foreign policy agenda could face major obstacles with a GOP Senate.
The 10-year deal allows 9,800 troops to remain past December.
The administration will look to capitalize on the gains it made at the UN.
"He's a man of his word, and I'll expect he'll keep it," the White House says.
The agreement helps bring closure to Afghanistan's political crisis, a spokesman said.
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) believes her skepticism has been proven correct.
Obama says war is coming to a responsible end.
China is possibly gathering information on U.S. plans in the region.
The bill will level new sanctions on Russia and pave the way for lethal arms to Ukraine.
The U.S. released the final three prisoners from the Parwan Detention Center.
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He said the deal would ensure the "long-term security of Afghanistan."
Ghani will be sworn in on Monday in first peaceful transition of power in four decades.
"Afghanistan has an enormous opportunity to grow stronger," he said.
Allen served in Iraq and in Afghanistan, where he was the top commander.