Obama Administration Considers Faster Withdrawal from Afghanistan

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Monday, June 06, 2011

David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, joins Kerry Nolan to discuss American foreign policy in Afghanistan, American interests in Yemen, and the latest unemployment numbers.

Sanger reports that President Obama's national security team is exploring "strategic considerations" that could speed a drawdown of troops in Afghanistan. He also weighs in on how the United States is responding to the unrest in Yemen following President Ali Abdullah Saleh's departure from the country for medical attention. Finally, Sanger discusses the latest unemployment numbers and what they mean for President Obama.

 

 

Guests:

David Sanger

Hosted by:

Kerry Nolan

Produced by:

Daniel P. Tucker

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