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US troops in Afghanistan

US generals say they recommended keeping 2,500 troops in Afghanistan

Milley, McKenzie and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin were grilled by members of the Senate Armed Services Committee about the US withdrawal

29 Sep 2021 10:00 AM

Biden warns Kabul bombers 'we will hunt you down'

He reaffirmed the August 31 deadline for all US troops to leave Afghanistan and said the US forces would fly out as many people as possible

27 Aug 2021 12:28 PM

AA Edit | Afghan: Get US to stay on

It is to be hoped that the incoming Biden administration begins to seriously invest in counter-terrorism in the Afghanistan theatre

18 Jan 2021 12:20 AM

US announces troop withdrawal from Afghanistan and Iraq

The House Armed Services Committee has announced a hearing on Afghanistan on November 20

18 Nov 2020 10:38 AM

'US-Taliban deal won't ensure that Afghanistan soil won't be used to target America'

Both Republican and Democratic lawmakers, defense officials and Afghan experts say the Taliban is not living up to the US-Taliban agreement.

04 Jul 2020 10:19 PM


US announces deployment of 1500 Alaska-based troops in Afghanistan

The announcement came days after the Pentagon said it would deploy some 300 US Marines to the southern province of Helmand.

08 Apr 2017 5:54 PM