Saturday, July 19, 2008

Obama visits Afghanistan to tour war zone

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) —The Illinois senator arrived Saturday in Kabul as part of an official congressional delegation and then flew to eastern Afghanistan. Staff. Sgt. David Hopkins said Obama and two other senators were making a brief stop in Jalalabad airfield, in Nangarhar province, to visit with soldiers stationed there.

Traveling with Obama were Sens. Chuck Hagel, a Nebraska Republican and Jack Reed, a Democrat from Rhode Island.
A Cast of 300 Advises Obama on Foreign Policy -


Post a Comment

<< Home