11,000 (2008 est.)9/11 seven years later: US 'safe,' South Asia in turmoil "There are now some 62,000 foreign soldiers in Afghanistan, including 34,000 US troops, and some 150,000 Afghan security forces.

Trivia about taliban

  • (Katie Couric delivers the clue.) In 2006, on my first broadcast as anchor of the CBS Evening News, I reported that this group that formerly ruled Afghanistan was "back with a vengeance"
  • A young woman named Latifa wrote the memoir "My Forbidden Face: Growing Up Under" this Afghan group
  • Women must wear the head-to-toe burqa & are banned from work & education under this regime that rules Afghanistan
  • In March 2001 this notorious Afghan group dynamited ancient giant statues of Buddha in Bamiyan

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