Afghanistan War: U.S. Wounded Toll in 2010 Nearly Matches All of 2009

Already on track to be the deadliest year ever for American and NATO forces in Afghanistan since the Taliban was overthrown in late 2001, 2010 also will be the worst year ever for numbers of Americans wounded in the war. In fact, the number of American service members wounded this year already has approached the number wounded for all of 2009. Pentagon figures reflect the growing violence in Afghanistan this year as more troops arrive and the Taliban increases the number of its attacks...Full Story
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