Trapped in Afghanistan Major Hurdles Facing German Troop Withdrawal

The plan sounds good: Complete withdrawal of German combat troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2014. But it is hardly realistic. For one, it is a daunting logistical challenge. For another, troops will have to remain in the country to protect the military trainers who will stay after the main force leaves.
German troops patrolling in Afghanistan. How long will they stay?

German troops patrolling in Afghanistan. How long will they stay?

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