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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Hamid Karzai, president of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, speaks with Gen. Stanley A. McCrystal, commander of NATO International Security Assistance Force and US Forces Afghanistan, at a local store in Nawa district's marketplace on January 2, 2010. The pair was also joined by Mohammed G. Mangal, governor of Helmand province, to see progress in Nawa and meet with the district council, citizens and US Marines. UPI/Brian Tuthill/DOD
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