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 group of Soldiers from Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment of the 10th Mountain Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team, board a C-17 transport plane to depart Fort Drum, New York, for Afghanistan, on January 9. "Triple Deuce" is the first of six battalions from the 1st BCT that are deploying with the troop surge in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. UPI/John Queen/U.S. Army
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