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09/14/2013
REMARKS AS PREPARED BY DEPUTY SECRETARY ASHTON B. CARTER AT THE UNITED STATES CONSULATE IN HERAT, AFGHANISTAN

Good afternoon! I’m here in Afghanistan for a few reasons: First and foremost, to thank you for all that you do. Second, to see what you need, and to make sure that those of us back at the Pentagon are working to ensure you get it. And third, to speak with Afghan military and civilian...



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