Timeline of the war in Afghanistan

Published On: Jun 18 2013 11:36:52 AM CDT   Updated On: May 27 2014 12:41:07 PM CDT

President Obama now wants to keep 10,000 troops in Afghanistan through 2016. Here's a look back at the longest conflict in U.S. history.

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June 18, 2013 -- NATO-led troops transfer security responsibility to Afghan forces. The United States and an Afghan government group dedicated to peace and reconciliation announce plans to hold talks with the Taliban militant group in Qatar.

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