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April 16, 2017
National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque
In Afghanistan, Trump aide promises coordinated response to enemies
April 16, 2017 - 12:32pm
April 15, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test U.S., Nov. 21, 2003, at Elgin Air Force Base in Florida. U.S. Air Force photo / Reuters
Former Afghan president calls decision to drop massive U.S. bomb "treason"
April 15, 2017 - 9:39am
April 13, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test at Eglain Air Force Base, Florida, U.S., November 21, 2003 in this handout photo provided April 13, 2017. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout via REUTERS
U.S. strike kills an al Qaeda 'leader' in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 2:06pm
The GBU-43/B is launched from a MC-130E Combat Talon I at Eglain Air Force Base in Florida on November 21, 2003. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout/File photoplay button
U.S. unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
January 9, 2017
Reader Opinion: Let's focus on peace
January 9, 2017 - 8:28pm
December 20, 2016
Reader Opinion: Sending prayers
December 20, 2016 - 4:47pm
January 5, 2016
Pentagon: U.S. troops killed and wounded accompanying Afghan forces in Helmand province
January 5, 2016 - 3:25pm
December 23, 2015
Identities revealed for all six U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan attack
December 23, 2015 - 12:34pm
October 19, 2015
NATO nations to keep presence in Afghanistan, officials say
October 19, 2015 - 10:53am
October 15, 2015
U.S. President Barack Obama (C) announces plans to slow the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, while delivering a statement in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington October 15, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Obama slows pace of U.S. troop withdrawal in Afghanistan
October 15, 2015 - 12:53pm
June 23, 2015
A member of the Afghan security force stands on top of a concrete barrier a day after attacks outside the Afghan parliament in Kabul June 23, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood
Afghan forces recapture key district from Taliban
June 23, 2015 - 9:52am
June 19, 2015
Reader Opinion: Citizens speak out for peace
June 19, 2015 - 12:37pm
June 13, 2014
Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., speaks during a veteran’s round table conducted Friday at the Land Services Building in Brainerd. (Kelly Humphrey, Brainerd Dispatch)
Nolan: Stay out of Iraq
June 13, 2014 - 10:12pm
June 6, 2014
Commander Eric Peterson sends greetings from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan.play button
Father's Day greetings from Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan
June 6, 2014 - 8:36pm