ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 19, 2011
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(White House: David Kerley) The dilemma for President Obama over how many troops to recall from the war in Afghanistan examined; details given about the possible withdrawal numbers. [US Inst. of Peace Scott WORDEN- says the situation on the ground is bleak.] [Outgoing US ambassador to Afghanistan Karl EIKENBERRY- responds to criticism from Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai that US is an occupier.] [With Diane Sawyer, Secretary of Defense Robert GATES - talks about the withdrawal time frame.] [On "Meet the Press," Senator Lindsey GRAHAM - worries withdrawal could lose the war.] The US admission of talks with the Taliban noted and the pressure on President Obama from Congress discussed.
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