In this Thursday, June 13, 2013 photo, Afghan Army Chief of Staff Gen. Sher Mohammad Karimi, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan. One of the most significant ... more 
In this Thursday, June 13, 2013 photo, Afghan Army Chief of Staff Gen. Sher Mohammad Karimi, speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Kabul, Afghanistan. One of the most significant turning points in one of America's longest and costliest wars is imminent: Afghanistan's fledgling security forces are taking the lead for security nationwide, bringing the moment of truth on the question of whether they are ready to fight an insurgency that remains resilient after nearly 12 years of conflict."There is no doubt about the ability of the Afghan national army and police. The nation should trust them and they do," said Karimi. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rahmat Gul
Sun, Jun 16, 2013 1:34 PM EDT