Iraqi election officials were to begin counting votes on Sunday from the country`s first elections since US troops departed, which served as a key test of its stability amid a spike in violence.
US President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced to withdraw 34,000 American troops from war-torn Afghanistan.
Obama may indicate the number of US troops to be maintained in Afghanistan post-2014 and the pace of the drawdown of soldiers from the war-torn country in an address to the Congress.
Withdrawal of US military equipment has begun from Afghanistan as at least 25 containers left for Karachi via Torkham border.
"No final decisions have been made," Pentagon Press Secretary George Little, told reporters about the decision on US troop presence in Afghanistan post-2014.
The Obama Administration on Tuesday said that no decision had been taken on the US troop numbers in Afghanistan following the scheduled drawdown of 2014, dismissing media reports that suggested otherwise.
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