April 20 2012
Government officials now say Australian troops will remain in Afghanistan through 2014, despite recent announcement they would leave early, reports Agence France-Presse.
During meetings with NATO ministers, Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr and Defense Minister Stephen Smith said Aussie troops would be present until NATO completes the security transition.
NATO's International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) plans to transfer security responsibility to Afghan forces by the...
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