Clinton Backs Obama's Move To Keep US Forces In AfghanistanDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday she supports President Barack Obama's decision to keep 5,500 U.S. troops in Afghanistan when he leaves the White House in 2017.
Obama To Keep More Troops In 'Fragile' AfghanistanResurgent Taliban has prompted the administration to maintain the current force of 9,800 troops in Afghanistan through most of next year, then draw down to 5,500 troops in 2017.
Bowe Bergdahl Charged With Rarely Used Misbehavior Before The EnemyMilitary prosecutors have reached into a section of military law seldom used since World War II in the politically fraught case against Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the soldier held prisoner for years by the Taliban after leaving his post in Afghanistan.
100 National Guardsmen Returning From AfghanistanThe 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.”
American Troop Killed After Afghan Soldier Opens FireAn Afghan official says an Afghan soldier opened fire on U.S. troops Wednesday, wounding three before he was shot dead.
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.
Defense Nominee: I Would Consider Changing Plans For Withdrawing All US Troops From Afghanistan If Conditions WorsenAshton Carter said he would consider changing plans for withdrawing all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2016 if security conditions worsen.
Md. Soldier Killed in Afghanistan Buried at ArlingtonA soldier from Wicomico County who was killed in Afghanistan will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.
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.
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.
Md. Wife Surprises Marine after Afghanistan TourA 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.