30 Jan '14, 1pm

Hagel hints at U.S. impatience with Karzai: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel hinted Thursday at growing... #airforce

Hagel hints at U.S. impatience with Karzai: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel hinted Thursday at growing... #airforce

WARSAW, POLAND — Expressing growing U.S. impatience, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Thursday he doesn’t know what to believe about new assurances from Afghanistan that President Hamid Karzai is moving closer to signing a pact to keep American troops in his country next year as advisers. “What is coming out of the presidential palace today, or what President Karzai says today, I don’t know,” Hagel told a news conference in Warsaw. “It changes constantly.” Hagel pointedly noted that Karzai had “agreed — personally agreed — to the bilateral security agreement” negotiated between the two nations last year, yet continues to balk at signing it. The deal would allow some U.S. service members to remain and keep training Afghan soldiers after most of the 39,000 troops now there withdraw. The 12-year-old U.S. combat mission is set to end in December. The Obama administration has...

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