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Obama returns to U.S. after a surprise visit to Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (HawaiiNewsNow) - President Obama returned to Washington this morning after making a surprise trip to Afghanistan yesterday.

The President was in the country for only six hours to visit U.S. troops and meet with Afghan President Hamid Karzai.

It was his first trip to the country as President. The visit comes as a troop surge in Afghanistan gets underway.

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