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Obama Touches on Afghanistan, Iran, Syria in State of Union Address

Obama Touches on Afghanistan, Iran, Syria in State of Union Address

Obama Touches on Afghanistan, Iran, Syria in State of Union Address By Jim Garamone American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2014 – While President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech tonight was dominated by domestic concerns, he also addressed national security concerns. President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address at the U.S. Capitol, Jan. 28, 2014. DOD screen shot (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. “Tonight, because of the extraordinary troops and civilians who risk and lay down their lives to keep us free, the United States is more secure,” Obama told members of the House and Senate and other government leaders gathered in the House of Representatives chamber. The president touted his efforts to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. When he took office in January 2009, he noted, 180,000 Americans...

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