Timeline: Afghanistan And The U.S. Since Sept. 11


After the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the U.S. invaded Afghanistan to pursue al-Qaida and the Taliban. Now President Obama must decide the next steps in what could be the longest-running war in America's history.



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