Photo Gallery A Decade of War in Afghanistan

It was 10 years ago that US and British forces invaded Afghanistan to topple the Taliban and pursue al-Qaida. They were soon joined by NATO. Yet even after a decade of fighting, the alliance has not accomplished the goals it set for itself.
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Foto: ADREES LATIF/ REUTERS
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