Nine years ago, a US Navy corpsman was tending to wounded soldiers after an ambush by Taliban fighters in Afghanistan when an IED detonated beneath him.
Hannah Sparks. Fox News. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:45:37 GMT.
Anger in Afghanistan is mounting over the increasing numbers of civilians dying in misdirected U.S. aerial strikes and heavy-handed tactics of a CIA-trained Afghan force.Increasing civilian deaths in stepped-up U.S. ...
Newsmax. Sun, 06 Oct 2019 03:38:15 EDT.
The general handled the ISIS crisis, the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan and worked to strengthen the military amid growing tensions with Russia and China.
Voice of America. Fri, 27 Sep 2019 22:04:36 -0400.
At least 40 civilians attending a wedding party were killed by explosions and gunfire during a raid by U.S.-backed Afghan government forces on a nearby Islamist militant hideout, officials in Helmand province said on Monday.
CBC News. Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:09:37 EDT.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local): 2:50 p.m. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 17 Sep 2019 04:58:38 -0400.
Facts About Afghanistan
The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is a landlocked, mountainous country
which is located in south central Asia. Its capital city is Kabul,
and its national currency is the Afghani.
In 2007, Afghanistan's estimated population was 31,890,000, and the
primary languages used in Afghanistan are Dari and Pashto.