West Point, NY - December 1, 2009 -- United States President Barack Obama speaks about his decision to increase U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan by about 30,000 during a speech at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, on Tuesday, December 1, 2009. The buildup is targeted to reverse the Taliban advances in the country and to train Afghan soldiers and police.     .Credit: Roger L. Wollenberg - Pool via CNP
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West Point, NY - December 1, 2009 -- United States President Barack Obama speaks about his decision to increase U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan by about 30,000 during a speech at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, on Tuesday, December 1, 2009. The buildup is targeted to reverse the Taliban advances in the country and to train Afghan soldiers and police. .Credit: Roger L. Wollenberg - Pool via CNP

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Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 2 Dec 2009
Location: West Point New York United States of America
Credit: Roger L. Wollenberg - Pool via CNP
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