Ten Years in Afghanistan: A Decade in Pictures

 

 

As U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the nation regarding the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan, we turn our attention to the men and women whose military service has taken them to that country.

Currently, around 100,000 troops occupy Afghanistan. Around half of that number were deployed by President Obama in 2009.

However, as the occupation of Afghanistan becomes increasingly unpopular with citizens across the political spectrum, increasing pressure is on the President and his advisors to bring the troops home.

via Ten Years in Afghanistan: A Decade in Pictures [PICS].

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