As Afghan war draws to a close, Obama looks to reframe foreign policy approach in second term

  • by: JULIE PACE , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 26, 2014 - 11:55 AM

WASHINGTON — For much of President Barack Obama's tenure in the White House, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have provided a well-defined framework for his foreign policy philosophy. He ran for the White House pledging to bring the conflicts to a close and promised the American people that he would seek to avoid unnecessary war.

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