Obama and Afghan president Karzai sign agreement of continued US-Afghan partnership
Published 05/01/2012, AP White House Correspondent
On a swift, secretive trip to the war zone, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that after years of sacrifice the U.S. combat role in Afghanistan is winding down just as it has already ended in Iraq. “We can see the light of a new day,” he said on the anniversary of Osama bin Laden’s death, and in the midst of his own re-election campaign.Word count: 838
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