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US will keep troops in Afghanistan longer than planned

US will keep troops in Afghanistan longer than plannedPresident Obama announced Tuesday 9,800 U.S. troops will remain Afghanistan through the end of 2015. Video provided by Newsy
  • World
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Warfare

US To Retain Afghan Troop Levels Through 2015

US To Retain Afghan Troop Levels Through 2015The United States will keep 9,800 troops in Afghanistan through the end of 2015 on its way to withdrawing all forces — save a small security staff at the US Embassy in Kabul by the end of 2016 — the White House announced Tuesday.
  • Warfare
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Nation

Raw: Afghan President lays wreath at Arlington

Raw: Afghan President lays wreath at ArlingtonVisiting Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. (March 24)
  • Nation
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Opinion

Afghan president brings hope for peace: Column

Afghan president brings hope for peace: ColumnState visit offers Ghani a chance to highlight progress, and his need for U.S. help.
  • Opinion
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Pentagon

Afghan president thanks U.S. troops

Afghan president thanks U.S. troopsAfghan President Ashraf Ghani expresses gratitude to the U.S. troops who have sacrificed in fighting for his country.
  • Pentagon
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
World

Afghanistan buries woman beaten to death by mob

Afghanistan buries woman beaten to death by mobHundreds of people gathered in northern Kabul for the funeral of 27-year-old Farkhunda.
  • World
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Pentagon

Obama to slow Afghanistan drawdown

Obama to slow Afghanistan drawdownThe new withdrawal plan will allow force levels to stay above the 5,000 level by the end of this year.
  • Pentagon
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
News

Service stars authorized for Global War on Terrorism Medals

Service stars authorized for Global War on Terrorism MedalsGWOT service stars authorized for participation in five expeditionary operations
  • News
  • 1 week, 2 days ago