Lawmakers to press commander on troop levels for Afghan war

FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2015, file photo, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan Resolute Support Mission Commander Gen. John Campbell listens as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Campbell, the top American commander in Afghanistan is scheduled to testify on Feb. 2, 2016, amid concerns worsening security conditions demand a greater number of U.S. forces. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)WASHINGTON (AP) — The top American commander in Afghanistan faces skeptical lawmakers amid concerns that worsening security conditions demand a greater number of U.S. forces to ensure the gains made in the war-torn country since 2001 aren’t lost.

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