Photo Gallery: Growing Fear of Afghan Security Vacuum 07/30/2013
 A German soldier instructing an Afghan soldier at a training center in Kabul....
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A German soldier instructing an Afghan soldier at a training center in Kabul. This April, German Defense Minister Thomas de Maizière announced the possibility of up to 800 Bundeswehr soldiers remaining in Afghanistan beyond the end of 2014, as part of an international training mission. But such an involvement in the country is impossible without US participation.