The Afghanistan War
November 21 Deal involves 8,000 to 12,000 troops, mostly American.
November 19 If signed by both countries, U.S. military operations in Afghanistan could continue until 2024.
October 28 Particles spewed from the pits are causing lung problems for some troops.
September 13 Similar attacks have grown more frequent in the northern and western region of the country.
September 12 Support for reconstruction may falter after U.S. drawdown, SIGAR notes.
July 25 Oversight gaps put contract for vital law programs at risk of waste.
July 16 The launch of Defense One.
July 9 Neither side is willing to talk.
June 26 Taliban continues attacks on Afghanistan's infrastructure.
June 21 The militants' willingness to talk signals weakness—and is the most hopeful sign for the U.S. in Afghanistan in years.
June 19 Negotiations are likely to be very messy.
June 18 Qatar to host direct negotiations among the Taliban, the Karzai government and the U.S.
March 11 Two separate suicide bomb attacks greeted the newly confirmed Defense Secretary.
November 1, 2012 IG gives reasons for concern about viability of transition in 2014.
September 28, 2012 Initial ban came after a sharp increase in insider attacks.
August 17, 2012 With the deaths of two U.S. troops on Friday, the Pentagon is investigating the trend of Afghan security forces killing Americans.
August 10, 2012 This is the third such attack on coalition forces this week.
May 7, 2012 President Obama argues the United States has broken the organization's momentum.
May 2, 2012 Annual campaign comes on the heels of President Obama's surprise visit to Afghanistan on Tuesday.
April 9, 2012 Deal gives the Afghan military more control over controversial night raids