USA War in Afghanistan: 15 years and counting [VIDEO]


Published on Oct 7, 2016

US troops invaded Afghanistan on October 7, 2001, less than a month after the 9/11 terror attacks in New York and Washington, DC. What seemed like a quick victory over the Taliban regime turned into a bloody, endless guerrilla war that continues to this day. RT correspondent Gayane Chichakyan has the report. Then, president of Veterans for Peace, Barry Ladendorf, joins RT America’s Manila Chan to discuss why the war in Afghanistan has scarcely been brought up during the 2016 election cycle.