President Barack Obama will address the country from Afghanistan tonight, marking the anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death with a speech that is expected to focus mostly on winding down U.S. combat operations in that country.
“My fellow Americans, we have traveled through more than a decade under the dark cloud of war," Obama will say, according to excerpts of the speech.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday paid a surprise visit to Afghanistan, touching down in the war-torn country one year to the day after al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden died at the hands of elite American troops in neighboring Pakista... Read Post
During his unannounced visit to Afghanistan — on the one-year anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death — President Obama addressed the nation from Bagram Air Force Base. Signaling a shift, Obama cited the "historic" U.S.-Afghanistan S... Read Post