Key allied pledges to the NATO-led international force in Afghanistan, in addition to the deployment of 30,000 U.S. reinforcements announced by President Barack Obama.
Firm pledges are expected at a conference next Monday, and following the international conference on Afghanistan in January. NATO officials say they expect 20 nations to commit new troops.
In past week:
_Georgia: up to 1,000.
_Italy: about 1,000
In past month:
_South Korea: up to 500.
Two countries have announced the withdrawal of their existing contingents in Afghanistan in 2010 and 2011:
_Canada: 2,800 soldiers.