From The NY Times: ‘U.S. Troops Could Stay In Afghanistan Past Deadline, Envoy Says’

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“We have been clear that any post-2014 presence by the U.S. would be at the invitation of the Afghan government and aimed at ensuring that we are able to target terrorists and support a sovereign Afghan government so that our enemies can’t outlast us,” she added. “We have also been very clear that we do not seek permanent bases in Afghanistan or a long-term military presence that would be a threat to Afghanistan’s neighbors.’

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