Hillary Clinton: People Weary Of War, 'But We Cannot Ignore Reality'
Speaking at NATO headquarters, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discussed the necessity of continuing the U.S. effort in Afghanistan. "Today, our people are weary of war. But we cannot ignore reality," said Clinton. "The extremists continue to target innocent people and sow destruction across continents. From the remote mountains of Afghanistan and Pakistan, they plot future attacks. As Secretary General Rasmussen said earlier this week, `This is our fight, together.' And we must finish it together."
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Obama's Day Ahead
President Obama will depart the White House at 9:15 a.m. ET and Andrews Air Force Base at 9:30 a.m. ET, arriving at 10:20 a.m. ET in Allentown, Pennsylvania. He will tour the Allentown Metal Works at 10:50 a.m. ET, delivering remarks and holding a discussion on the economy at 11:50 a.m. ET. He will depart Allentown at 4:05 p.m. ET, and will arrive at Andrews Air Force Base at 4:50 p.m. ET, and back at the White House at 5:05 p.m. ET.