28 Dec '14, 9pm

Obama, Hagel Mark End of Operation Enduring Freedom

Obama, Hagel Mark End of Operation Enduring Freedom DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON, Dec. 28, 2014 – President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel each issued statements today marking the end of the combat mission in Afghanistan. After 13 years of combat operations, Operation Enduring Freedom drew to a close today in a ceremony at the International Security and Assistance Force headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan. “Today's ceremony in Kabul marks a milestone for our country,” Obama said. “For more than 13 years, ever since nearly 3,000 innocent lives were taken from us on 9/11, our nation has been at war in Afghanistan. Now, thanks to the extraordinary sacrifices of our men and women in uniform, our combat mission in Afghanistan is ending, and the longest war in American history is coming to a responsible conclusion.” “At the end of this year,” Hagel ...

Full article: http://www.defense.gov/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=123887

Tweets

Statement by Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel o...

defense.gov 28 Dec '14, 9pm

At the end of this year, as our Afghan partners assume responsibility for the security of their country, the United States...

MT @DoDNews: Obama, Hagel mark end of Operation...

defense.gov 29 Dec '14, 3pm

Obama, Hagel Mark End of Operation Enduring Freedom DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON, Dec. 28, 2014 – President...

US, NATO Mark End of War in Afghanistan

smallwarsjournal.com 28 Dec '14, 5pm

US, NATO Mark End of War in Afghanistan Voice of America The United States and NATO formally marked the end of their war i...

After 13 years, Operation Enduring Freedom concludes in Afghanistan: A special thanks to all wh…

After 13 years, Operation Enduring Freedom conc...

nationalguard.mil 29 Dec '14, 2pm

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel each issued statements Sunday marking the end of the...

In Afghanistan, an ill-defined end of an era fo...

stripes.com 28 Dec '14, 3pm

View Photo Gallery » Troops march during a ceremony in Kabul on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, marking a change in the 13-year U.S...

'NATO and our partners have stood with Afghanistan': Secretary General @JensStoltenberg on a new chapter:

'NATO and our partners have stood with Afghanis...

nato.int 28 Dec '14, 10am

The security of Afghanistan will be fully in the hands of the country’s 350,000 Afghan soldiers and police. But NATO Allie...

Ceremony to mark transition of US troop presenc...

stripes.com 28 Dec '14, 6am

Soldiers from the 730th Transportation Company, 419th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 4th Resolute Support Sustainme...

Shoes in the News: End of 2014

shoeaholicsanonymous.com 31 Dec '14, 8am

As we end the 2014 year, I thought I’d leave you with the latest shoes in the news to recap shoe happenings in 2014. Speci...

US mission in Havana to become embassy amid thaw

stripes.com 28 Dec '14, 12am

This Dec. 17, 2014 file photo shows a classic American car driving past the U.S. Interests Section building in Havana, Cub...

A new chapter in Afghan-NATO ties - Op-ed by NATO SG @jensstoltenberg for Pajhwok Afghan News

A new chapter in Afghan-NATO ties - Op-ed by NA...

nato.int 24 Dec '14, 11am

As we complete the international combat mission at the end of 2014, we open a new chapter in the relationship between NATO...

Study looks at psychological effects suffered by combat medics

Study looks at psychological effects suffered b...

stripes.com 28 Dec '14, 2pm

Spc. Victor Bardales is treated for shrapnel wounds by medics Sgt. Joe Tapia, left, Sgt. Miles Boggs and Pfc. Nicholas Sea...

Love this round-up of favorite 2014 moments, bo...

crystalstine.me 01 Jan '15, 2pm

I started my full-time job working from home for (in)courage, and I’ve loved every minute of it! What a crazy, over-the-to...

@damienmolony

stumptowncoffee.com 31 Dec '14, 8pm

Shop All Coffees All available Cold Brew Regions Latin America Africa Indonesia Blends Style Decaf Organic Grand Cru Direc...

It's The End of the Year as We Know It...and I Feel Fine

It's The End of the Year as We Know It...and I ...

crystalstine.me 30 Dec '14, 4pm

I started my full-time job working from home for (in)courage, and I’ve loved every minute of it! What a crazy, over-the-to...

Mark’s Blog – SECRETS OF RESILIENCY

Mark’s Blog – SECRETS OF RESILIENCY

navyseals.com 27 Dec '14, 4pm

Mark’s Blog: THE SECRETS OF RESILIENCY 4 Steps Toward Mastering Emotional Control Do you tend to back off, or even quit, w...