FILE - In this Dec. 30, 1979 file photo, rebel Muslim fighters pose with an assortment of weapons during a break in weapons training in Barikot in the Afghanistan province of Kunar, Afghanistan. The ... more 
FILE - In this Dec. 30, 1979 file photo, rebel Muslim fighters pose with an assortment of weapons during a break in weapons training in Barikot in the Afghanistan province of Kunar, Afghanistan. The rebels have been fighting Marxist Afghan government troops and now face the government of Babrak Karmal, who took power in a bloody coup. For 10 years, ever since the towers fell, the United States has fought a war in a distant land _ in hopes, it says, of protecting American interests and making the world safer from terrorism. Now, as President Barack Obama plans to end U.S. combat operations in Afghanistan by 2014, the question remains as muddy as ever: What happened here? (AP Photo/Steve McCurry, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Steve McCurry, File
Sun, Jun 26, 2011 10:43 AM EDT