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Obama plans prime time Wednesday speech to detail Afghanistan troop pullout plans

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WASHINGTON--President Obama will use a prime time address--8 p.m. est--on Wednesday to detail his plans to draw down the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan. In December, 2009, Obama said he will start to withdraw troops in July; there is debate within the military over how many soldiers need to remain in Afghanistan.

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