The US and other allies, including Germany, hope to withdraw combat troops by the end of 2014.
General David Petraeus has said Barack Obama`s Afghan drawdown plan was riskier.
Serious concerns over the Afghan National Police (ANP) are voiced in leaked British documents published on Sunday which warn that building an effective force will take "many years".
Day in Pics: 23rd October
Showbiz World - October 23, 2014
Aamir Khan's sensational 'PK' posters