The War in Afghanistan (85 images)

U.S. assistance to the Afghan army and police will be cut by more than half before the withdrawal of U.S. combat troops in 2014, the Pentagon said.
Updated: Feb. 23, 2012 at 12:55 PM
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A soldier takes a quick break from walking during a dismounted patrol near Combat Outpost Mizan, Mizan District, Zabul Province, Afghanistan on August 16, 2010. The patrol focused on speaking with the local population to assess their needs and any gather intelligence on insurgent activity in the area. UPI/Nathanael Callon/U.S. Air Force
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