July 28, 2010 Despite the leak of documents about the Afghan war, the House easily passed funding for President Obama's increase in troops for the conflict.
July 27, 2010 The House passed a $33 billion war spending bill for Afghanistan and Iraq.
July 27, 2010 Obama Shows Cool, Not Fiery Concern About WikiLeaks
An Israeli army technician walks past the Air Force drone "Heron" at the Palmahim Airbase in central Israel on May 3, 2010.
July 27, 2010 German Luftwaffe pilots are training in Israel to remotely fly drones to be used in Afghanistan.
July 26, 2010 The release of classified documents relating to the U.S. war effort in Afghanistan comes at a time when the House -- and skittish Democrats -- have to decide whether to vote for funding for the additional 30,000 troops requested by Obama.
July 12, 2010 Marine general upbeat on sudden change of governor in Marjah, Afghanistan.
Pvt. Dan Oswald with Alpha Company, 101st Airborne Division, is cared for by medics in the aid station
July 6, 2010 Photographer David Gilkey provides a closeup view of what's happening on the ground in Afghanistan.
July 2, 2010 Republican National Committee chair Michael Steele calls Afghanistan a "war of Obama's choosing," leading some to remind him that the war has been going on for nine years.
June 30, 2010 One reader would like to know why Gen. David Petraeus needed to be confirmed to his position as head of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan.
An Afghan sheep herder on a Kandahar street as seen through the window of a U.S. Army armored vehicle.
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June 24, 2010 Just a couple of stories about the situation in Kandahar suggest just how difficult a task Gen. David Petraeus has ahead of him in trying to reverse the situation in Afghanistan.
June 24, 2010 For all the talk about Gen. David Petraeus replacing Gen. Stanley McChrystal in Afghanistan, the point is, in the end, the policy remains the same. And not everyone thinks that's good news.
June 23, 2010 The Rolling Stone magazine piece on Gen. Stanley McCrystal will likely chill military-media ties.
President Obama named Gen. Petraeus to replace Gen. Stanley McChrystal as top commander of the U.S. Force in Afghanistan.
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June 23, 2010 In a statement, the president said that he had made "a difficult decision" to accept the resignation of Gen. Stanley McChrystal.
June 22, 2010 President Barack Obama said Gen. Stanley McChrystal and his team showed poor judgment but wanted to talk with the officer first before taking action.
June 22, 2010 Gen. McChrystal is toast as the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, if history's a guide.
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