At least 161 Afghan security forces and 24 civilians were killed in Afghanistan in the first eight days of July.
Category: Afghan National Army
It is not just U.S. troops who are withdrawing from Afghanistan. Thousands of private contractors — who help keep the Afghan Air Force flying, among other tasks — are leaving as well.
As the United States withdraws its forces from Afghanistan, a former Marine who became a Times reporter sees only traces of what several camps used to be.
At least 49 pro-government forces and 15 civilians have been killed in Afghanistan so far this month.