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Obama Sees $1.2 Bln For Pakistan Military


WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- U.S. President Barack Obama has proposed $1.2 billion in funding next year to help train and equip Pakistani security forces to fight Taliban militants.

Created by Congress last year, the Pakistan Counterinsurgency Capability Fund set aside some $700 million in 2009 to train and equip the country's army and other security forces.
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