Afghan leader: NATO should pull back to big bases

March 15, 2012 at 3:31 am in West Central Tribune

KABUL, Afghanistan Afghanistan’s president, angered by a U.S. soldier’s alleged killings of 16 civilians, demanded Thursday that international troops pull out of villages and rural areas to main bases and let Afghan forces take the lead for countrywide security in 2013, a year ahead of schedule. Continue Reading