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Big Announcement from President Obama

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President Obama is preparing to make a big announcement. He'll travel to West Point on Tuesday to explain how the U.S. will proceed withe the war in Iraq. He is expected to announce 34 thousand more troops being sent to Afghanistan. That's several thousand less than the top U.S. Commander in Afghanistan asked for.

White House advisors say the president's strategy will focus on counter terrorism and training Afghanistan's police and army.

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