President Obama Makes a Surprise Visit to Troops in Afghanistan

Created: 05/25/2014 9:53 PM

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) - President Barack Obama is making it clear the U.S. will likely maintain a limited role in Afghanistan even after its combat mission ends this year.

The president slipped into Afghanistan on Sunday for a surprise Memorial Day visit with the troops.

Speaking at Bagram air base, Obama said "America's commitment to the people of Afghanistan will endure,"

President Obama makes surprise visit to troops in Afghanistan.