Obama ready to announce the withdrawal of U.S. military from Afghanistan

Would President Barack Obama on Wednesday night 22/06/2011 to Americans about the size of his decision to begin military withdrawal from Afghanistan, which may include the ten thousand troops until the end of 2011, citing the agency, "Agence France Presse."

Said White House spokesman Jay Carney in a brief statement, "the president will address the nation from the White House to present his plan aimed at implementing the strategy announced in December / January 2009, and the judge to withdraw troops from Afghanistan."
Obama has pledged to start withdrawing U.S. troops from Afghanistan, starting from the month of July 2011, when announced in December / January, 2009 to send 30 thousand more troops to deal with the Taliban, under a new U.S. strategy at the time, bringing the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan to about hundred thousand, along with 47 thousand soldiers from the NATO forces.

But the White House since that time remained vague about the extent and speed of withdrawal, and stressed that it would be based on "the situation on the ground."
He favored a U.S. official, refusing to reveal his identity, that includes the start of the withdrawal from Afghanistan, ten thousand soldiers in two installments before the end of 2011.

It is expected to start a down payment of five thousand soldiers will begin leaving the country in July, and will be followed by a second batch of five thousand by the end of a year, after the end of the season, the battles that take place mostly in spring and summer, according to this official.

The John Kerry, chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the Senate on Tuesday that the United States succeeded in weakening the rule, saying that "this should be reflected in the number of troops on the ground and on the identification (what) mission."