The deputy commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, Lt. Gen. David Rodriguez said that first troops will be the first country to start this month.
Rodriguez, who oversees the day the war in Afghanistan identifying the first unit out of combat battalions 3, 4 Marines stationed in Helmand province. More than 800 Navy started out in late summer and fall, Rodriguez set in a briefing at the Pentagon said.
In addition to the Marines, about 300 soldiers from the Army National Guard 1st Squadron 134th Cavalry and about 500 soldiers from 1st Squadron 113th Cavalry of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards in Parwan rather than when they left, and in July, planned According to Pentagon officials.
Us Barack Obama for president out of 10,000 soldiers ordered to Afghanistan this year will begin in July. Another 23,000 troops would be out of the country by next summer.
Rodriguez said that United States troops and their mission under the “safe” place that is paid by the program. “This decision was taken, and now our turn to decide. And we can no substantial change in risk.