Oct 28, 2013
Kunduz, Fort Campbell's 524th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion sees the end of an era
As coalition forces work feverishly to prepare for the 2014 withdrawal, soldiers from the 524th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion made one last retrograde run to Kunduz.
Kunduz locals fear exit of German military
As the Bundeswehr exits Kunduz, it leaves troubled memories behind. It also places locals at the mercy of a vindictive Taliban.
The Long War Journal
Senior Taliban commanders killed in northern Afghanistan
An ongoing Afghan-led security operation in northern Jawzjan province has killed at least 18 Taliban fighters, including several top commanders, since fierce clashes broke out on July 6. Both Afghan and Coalition forces are taking part in the operation, which has so far focused on Taliban positions in Faizabad district in Jawzjan province and ... (more)
Merkel in surprise visit to Afghanistan:...
Chancellor Angela Merkel and her Defence Minister Thomas de Maiziere have arrived in Afghanistan for a surprise visit, a German government spokesman said early Friday.
Uzbek fighters gain support in Afghan north
Al Jazeera 04/11/2013 By [Printer Friendly Version] An al-Qaeda-linked group is increasing its appeal among youth in Takhar, where government dissatisfaction runs high.