BBC VIDEO: 45,000 More U.S. Troops To AfghanistanQuicklink submitted by Mac McKinney Permalink
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|BBC Newsnight - Broadcast October 14, 2009
The Obama (Peace Prize) administration has told the British government that it will soon announce a substantial boost to its Afghanistan force and UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown has said that Britain will send a further 500 soldiers.
"All indications are that President Obama is honouring the request by Gen McChrystal" -Said Jawad, Afghan ambassador to the US
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