The White House has not confirmed the exact figures, but the President is expected to announce the withdrawal of at least 30,000 surge troops by the end of 2012.
In Providence, experts weigh in on what this means for President Obama's political future, as well as the future of the war on terror.
ABC6 Anchor Mark Curtis has more...
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