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April 16, 2017
National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque
In Afghanistan, Trump aide promises coordinated response to enemies
April 16, 2017 - 12:32pm
April 15, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test U.S., Nov. 21, 2003, at Elgin Air Force Base in Florida. U.S. Air Force photo / Reuters
Former Afghan president calls decision to drop massive U.S. bomb "treason"
April 15, 2017 - 9:39am
April 13, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test at Eglain Air Force Base, Florida, U.S., November 21, 2003 in this handout photo provided April 13, 2017. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout via REUTERS
U.S. strike kills an al Qaeda 'leader' in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 2:06pm
The GBU-43/B is launched from a MC-130E Combat Talon I at Eglain Air Force Base in Florida on November 21, 2003. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout/File photoplay button
U.S. unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
June 9, 2016
Obama approves broader role for US forces in Afghanistan
June 9, 2016 - 10:29pm
December 21, 2015
Suicide bomber kills six U.S. troops
December 21, 2015 - 8:54pm
June 23, 2015
Local veteran Denny Anderson sits on the motorcycle he’s donating to an Indiana serviceman. Beth Rickers/Daily Globe
‘From one veteran to another’
June 23, 2015 - 8:43pm
August 17, 2014
Column: A general’s farewell
August 17, 2014 - 9:26pm
May 4, 2014
Displaced Afghan children sit outside their tent Sunday near the site of a landslide at the Argo district in Badakhshan province. The United Nations put the death toll from Friday’s massive landslide in Badakhshan province, bordering Tajikistan, at up to 500. Local officials say the number killed could be as high as 2,700. Reuters
Afghan boy relives terror of ‘bomb-like’ landslide
May 4, 2014 - 9:41pm
August 6, 2011
31 Americans, 7 Afghans killed in helicopter crash
August 6, 2011 - 1:59pm
July 18, 2011
Petraeus hands over command in Afghanistan
July 18, 2011 - 12:53pm
February 7, 2011
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Spc. Joshua Casper is presented the Warrior of the Week award from Col. Tommy Mize, director of operations, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan.
Woodworking in a war zone
February 7, 2011 - 9:02pm
February 26, 2010
Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe
Col. Craig Bargfrede, a Jackson native, and Don Kuehl, a seven-year resident of Jackson, will travel to Afghanistan this summer as part of the 734th Agribusiness Development Team.
Two men with Jackson ties to serve in National Guard Agribusiness Team
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
Cadets listen as President Barack Obama speaks about the war in Afghanistan, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
As others see it: Mission with purpose, but will it work?
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 9, 2009
As others see it: Decision time now
November 9, 2009 - 12:00am
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