U.S. assistance to the Afghan army and police will be cut by more than half before the withdrawal of U.S. combat troops in 2014, the Pentagon said.
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U.S. service members watch on television President Barack Obama announce the death of al-Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden inside the USO at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on May 2, 2011. UPI/ Stephen Schester/U.S. Army.
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