Obama should 're-examine' troop withdrawal for 2016 - CNN.com

January 5, 2015 10:10 AM

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Obama should 're-examine' troop withdrawal for 2016 - CNN.com

(CNN)While President Barack Obama said he is committed to withdrawing all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by 2016, leaving local security forces in charge of their country's own policing, the newly elected Afghan president said Obama should "re-examine" his timeline.

"Deadlines concentrate the mind. But deadlines should not be dogmas," President Ashraf Ghani told CBS' "60 Minutes."

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