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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U.S. Army Sgt. Robert L. Jones, from Dallas, Texas, converses with a young boy from the Kandagal village in the Manogai District of eastern Afghanistan's Kunar province on February 16, 2010. Recently, an anti-Afghan mortar shell landed in the village. The platoon visited to check on the health of a young resident injured in the attack. UPI/Albert L. Kelley/U.S. Army
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