France's Hollande sticking to early Afghan pullout
Published 05/20/2012, The Jamestown Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — In his first visit to the Oval Office, French President Francois Hollande declared he will withdraw all French combat troops from Afghanistan by year's end, making clear to President Barack Obama the timeline for ending the U.S.-led war will not trump a campaign pledge that helped Hollande gain his new job.Word count: 1046
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