Obama Touts Foreign Policy

    US President Barack Obama boards Air Force One on October 13, 2012 before departing from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland. Obama was heading to Williamsburg, Virginia to prepare for the second presidential debate on October 16 in Hempstead, New York. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GettyImages)

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    No doubt practicing for tonight’s debate, the Obama campaign has released a new ad focused on the president’s foreign policy achievements. “A decade of war that cost us dearly,” the ad says. “And now for president, a clear choice: President Obama ended the Iraq war. Mitt Romney would have left 30,000 troops there and called bringing them home ‘tragic.’ Obama’s brought 30,000 soldiers back from Afghanistan and has a responsible plan to end the war. Romney calls it Obama’s biggest mistake.” The ad concludes that it’s “time to stop fighting over there and start rebuilding here.”

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