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100 National Guardsmen Returning From Afghanistan

The Maryland National Guard is welcoming home about 100 citizen-soldiers from a yearlong deployment to Afghanistan.



Report: ISIS Document Reveals Terror Group Wants To Start War In India To Provoke ‘End Of The World’

An alleged document from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria details plans of creating a new terrorist army in Pakistan and Afghanistan, and starting a war in India to provoke the “end of the world.”


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American Troop Killed After Afghan Soldier Opens Fire

An Afghan official says an Afghan soldier opened fire on U.S. troops Wednesday, wounding three before he was shot dead.


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Afghan President Says His Country Owes “Profound Debt” To The U.S.

During a speech to a joint session of Congress, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani thanked the United States for military and economic assistance.


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Defense Nominee: I Would Consider Changing Plans For Withdrawing All US Troops From Afghanistan If Conditions Worsen

Ashton Carter said he would consider changing plans for withdrawing all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2016 if security conditions worsen.


President Obama Lays Wreath On Tomb Of The Unknowns On Memorial Day

Md. Soldier Killed in Afghanistan Buried at Arlington

A soldier from Wicomico County who was killed in Afghanistan will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.


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Obama: Afghanistan ‘Is Not Going To Be A Source Of Terrorist Attacks Again’

President Barack Obama marked the end of more than a decade of combat in Afghanistan by paying tribute to America’s military, telling troops on Christmas Day that their sacrifices have allowed for a more peaceful, prosperous world to emerge out of the ashes of 9/11.


The Afghan mountains are visible as a US Army Airborne CH-47 Chinook window gunner looks out while flying behind Defense Chuck Hagel's helo who was traveling to visit American troops,  on Dec. 7, 2014 in FOB Gamberi, Afghanistan. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Hagel: Afghanistan Is ‘Still A War Zone’

The U.S. and NATO have ceremonially ended their combat mission in Afghanistan, 13 years after the Sept. 11 terror attacks sparked their invasion of the country to topple the Taliban-led government.


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Md. Wife Surprises Marine after Afghanistan Tour

A video shot by a Maryland woman who surprised her Marine husband after he served a year in Afghanistan has more than 1 million views on YouTube and counting.


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Soldier from Maryland Killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon says a soldier from Wicomico County is one of two who were killed in Afghanistan.