[Update 9 a.m. ET] President Obama landed at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland shortly before 9 a.m. ET, returning from Afghanistan.
President Obama is expected to return to the United States on Monday morning after a surprise visit to Afghanistan, where he met with President Hamid Karzai and reiterated the need to wipe out terror networks.
Obama slipped into Bagram Air Base near Kabul under the cover of darkness on Sunday. He met with about 2,000 troops at the U.S. base and told them their work is significant to security at home.