Kerry: too soon to send more troops to Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (AP) - With Afghanistan's election crisis deepening, Sen. John Kerry says it would be irresponsible for the U.S. to consider sending additional troops to the region at this time.
In taped remarks, Kerry said it would be misguided to have a troop buildup to achieve a mission of "good governance" when the
Kerry, who chairs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was in Kabul on Saturday.
His visit came as Afghanistan's president, Hamid Karzai, resisted international pressure to accept fraud rulings that could