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    For 'The Kite Runner' Star, Afghanistan Crisis Hits Close to Home

    08:03
  • Rep. Moulton: U.S. must fulfill promise to Afghan interpreters that ‘we would have their backs’

    04:26
  • Ben Rhodes: Many Afghans who helped the U.S. are now ‘stuck in places where they’re not welcome’

    03:11
  • Fmr. Afghan translator: ‘We never wanted to leave’ but a ‘political decision’ made staying untenable

    04:11
  • The incredible, true story of how U.S. vets helped save an Afghan soldier

    08:24
  • Afghans who worked with the U.S. face death threats at home and ‘bureaucratic nightmare’ to leave

    03:47
  • Pentagon Unveils Plan to Mitigate Civilian Harm In Combat Ops

    10:33
  • Gen. Petraeus: U.S. has ‘moral obligation’ to ‘well over 165,000’ Afghans ‘left behind’

    09:36
  • Afghan refugee describes harrowing escape from Afghanistan

    05:27
  • We are making progress on inflation while not killing off the economy: WH

    08:20
  • 'We made a number of mistakes' Gen. Petraeus on Afghanistan, one year after its fall

    06:46
  • 'We made a number of mistakes' Gen. Petraeus on Afghanistan, one year after its fall

    06:46
  • 'Entire generation of girls had future instantly taken away': expert on Afghanistan under Taliban

    09:06
  • A year since the Taliban has taken over Afghanistan, country in economic shambles

    09:01
  • Today marks one year since Kabul, Afghanistan fell to the Taliban

    06:06
  • WH intel: Al-Qaeda has not reestablished itself in Afghanistan

    02:19
  • A story about friendship and brotherhood that developed in combat

    04:46
  • Safe but still unsettled, former Afghan interpreter looks to make home in U.S. 

    09:07
  • Afghanistan Withdrawal Leaves Lack of Closure

    06:56
  • Gen. David Petraeus: U.S. had ‘alternatives’ to avoid ‘devastating situation’ in Afghanistan

    08:02

With final exit, U.S. joins list of countries unable to break Afghanistan's will

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On the day that the United States ends its 20-year war in Afghanistan, Rachel Maddow looks at the history of invasions of Afghanistan and why even the world's most wealthy and powerful countries have been unsuccessful in their efforts to control Afghanistan.