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U.S. President Donald Trump acknowledges members of the military at the Fort Myer military base on August 21, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump acknowledges members of the military at the Fort Myer military base on August 21, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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Trump renews Afghan war commitment, says US won’t give out “blank checks”

WASHINGTON -- Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump renewed the United States' commitment Monday to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, declaring that U...

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President Donald Trump claps as he walks across the South Lawn
President Donald Trump claps as he walks across the South Lawn (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
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Trump to announce Afghan plans in national address

Signs pointed in the direction of President Trump continuing the U.S. commitment in Afghanistan

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U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Bowdrie 'Bowe' Bergdahl. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)
U.S. Army Sgt. Robert Bowdrie 'Bowe' Bergdahl. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)
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Prosecutors cite 2 soldiers’ injuries in Bergdahl arguments

Serious injuries to two soldiers who searched for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in 2009 show that he endangered his comrades by leaving his post in Afghanistan, prosecutors argue in a new filing.

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A car passes American University of Afghanistan in Kabul (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
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Afghan official: Gunmen abduct American, Australian in Kabul

Five gunmen wearing Afghan military uniforms have abducted an American and an Australian in the Afghan capital, Kabul, a security official said Monday.

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Head of NATO and U.S. forces in Afghanistan, U.S. Army Gen. John W. Nicholson, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press at his office, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)
U.S. Army Gen. John W. Nicholson, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press at his office, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini)
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US general says 5 US troops wounded in Afghan fighting

Five U.S. special operations troops were wounded in combat with Islamic State fighters in eastern Afghanistan, the senior U.S. commander in the country said Thursday.

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President Barack Obama delivers a statement from the Roosevelt Room at the White House. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
President Barack Obama delivers a statement from the Roosevelt Room at the White House. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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No end to Afghan war: Obama slows US withdrawal

President Barack Obama scrapped plans Wednesday to cut American forces in Afghanistan by half before leaving office.

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Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter listens as U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement
Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter listens as U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement (Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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Obama to slow pace of Afghanistan troop withdrawal

The U.S. will slow its troop drawdown in Afghanistan, leaving a force of 8,400 when President Barack Obama completes his term, the president announced Wednesday in a blunt acknowledgment that America will remain entangled there despite his aspirations to end the war.

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an Afghan man reads a local newspaper with photos the former leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, who was killed in a U.S. drone strike in Kabul, Afghanistan.
an Afghan man reads a local newspaper with photos the former leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, who was killed in a U.S. drone strike in Kabul, Afghanistan (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul, File)
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Afghanistan airstrikes approved by Obama

After months of debate, the White House has approved plans to expand the military's authority to conduct airstrikes against the Taliban when necessary, as the violence in Afghanistan escalates, senior U.S. and defense officials said Thursday.

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Refugees from Afghanistan and Pakistan protest at the detention center against their deportation to Turkey on April 5, 2016 in Lesbos, Greece. (Photo by Milos Bicanski/Getty Images)
Refugees from Afghanistan and Pakistan protest at the detention center against their deportation to Turkey on April 5, 2016 in Lesbos, Greece. (Photo by Milos Bicanski/Getty Images)
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US general sending troop plan for Afghanistan to US leaders

The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is sending his recommendations to senior leaders this week on how many American troops should remain in the country next year to work with Afghan forces battling a resurgent Taliban, a military spokesman said Wednesday.

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KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - OCTOBER 03: Helicopters sit on the tarmac at Kabul Airport on October 3, 2014 in Kabul, Afghanistan. David Cameron is the first world leader to meet Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani and his defeated opponent in the presidential race Abdullah Abdullah since the new government was formed. Mr Cameron's visit was unannounced to Kabul and comes after a visit late last night to RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus from where RAF Tornados are launching air strikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq. (Photo by Dan Kitwood - Pool/Getty Images)
Helicopters sit on the tarmac at Kabul Airport on October 3, 2014 in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo by Dan Kitwood - Pool/Getty Images)
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US military: Al-Qaida working more closely with the Taliban

Al-Qaida is working more closely with the Taliban in Afghanistan, raising concern that the militant group could bolster the fight against Afghan government forces, a spokesman for the U.S.-NATO mission said Thursday.

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