The Helpless Germans War Logs Illustrate Lack of Progress in Bundeswehr Deployment

The war logs obtained by WikiLeaks depict a situation in northern Afghanistan that is far worse than it is depicted in the reports German Chancellor Angela Merkel gives to parliament. They also show even though the German armed forces, the Bundeswehr, have been present since 2002, they have made little progress in Afghanistan.

Photo Gallery: A War Without End

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Photo Gallery: The War in Their Own Words

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