Soldiers Go From Iraq To Afghanistan

Soldiers who just returned from Iraq are among several thousand being ordered to Afghanistan in six months as part of a mission designed to beef up Afghan forces ahead of a planned 2014 U.S. military withdrawal, officials said.

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    06/27/2016 - 9:39 am | View Link
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    06/27/2016 - 9:14 am | View Link
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    06/27/2016 - 9:00 am | View Link
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    06/27/2016 - 5:11 am | View Link
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    06/29/2016 - 12:34 pm | View Link
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    06/29/2016 - 10:44 am | View Link
  • Army Secretary to Create New Office to Rapidly Field Gear to Soldiers
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    06/29/2016 - 9:04 am | View Link
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    06/29/2016 - 8:33 am | View Link
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    06/29/2016 - 7:30 am | View Link
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