28 Dec '14, 6am

Ceremony to mark transition of US troop presence in Afghanistan

Soldiers from the 730th Transportation Company, 419th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 4th Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade prepare to leave Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, with the last retrograde convoy before it closed its gates for good Oct. 21, 2014. Adam A. Erlewein/Defense Department Related In Christmas message, Obama marks end of combat in Afghanistan President Barack Obama marked the end of more than a decade of combat in Afghanistan by paying tribute to America's military, telling troops that their sacrifices have allowed for a more peaceful, prosperous world to emerge out of the ashes of 9/11. GALLERY As troop numbers fall in Afghanistan, another Christmas at war Spc. Ryan Asta was just 11 years old when American troops spent their first Christmas in Afghanistan. Thirteen years later, it was Asta’s turn to ring in the holiday at the Kabul he...

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