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Obama Makes Surprise Trip To Kabul

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President Obama landed in Kabul, Afghanistan today for a surprise trip to sign a strategic partnership agreement with Afghanistan. The agreement, completed after months of negotiations, will pledge American aid to Afghanistan for 10 years after the withdrawal of U.S. forces and marks a symbolic beginning of the end for the U.S.’s war in Afghanistan. Obama met with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and will make a live televised address at 7:30 PM ET.

Doug Mills/The New York Times