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Afghan plan adds 4,000 US troops

Obama to include hundreds of civilian advisers

By Farah Stockman and Bryan Bender
Globe Staff / March 27, 2009

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WASHINGTON - President Obama plans today to unveil his long-awaited new strategy for Afghanistan, which calls for sending as many as 4,000 more troops to train and advise the Afghan military along with hundreds more civilian advisers to help the Afghan government. (Full article: 1087 words)

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