US Envoy to Afghanistan to Step Down

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U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Crocker is stepping down from his position in the coming months, even as the United States and its NATO allies work their way out of the costly war herunterladen.

In a statement, the U.S. Embassy in Kabul said Crocker was confirming “with regret” that he will leave as ambassador sometime mid-2012.  State Department officials said the ambassador is stepping down for health reasons windows 7 updates neu herunterladen.

Crocker left retirement last July to become the U.S. envoy.  He …