The Most Memorable Moments of President Obama's First Term
Announces Troop Surge in Afghanistan
President Obama announced the country’s new strategy to increase troops in...
President Obama announced the country’s new strategy to increase troops in Afghanistan and aid in Pakistan to weaken the deadly forces of Al-Qaeda. During a White House press conference announcing the troop surge, President vowed to "disrupt, dismantle and defeat" the al-Qaeda network in Afghanistan and Pakistan.