US troops begin Afghanistan pullout

It is a bitter sweet moment for many as soldiers return from decade-long war in Afghanistan.

    Up to 10,000 US troops get ready to leave Afghanistan by the end of the year.

    In some US towns, families have already started welcoming their loved ones back home as a drawdown of armed forces concludes a 10 year war.

    Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Johnston, Iowa.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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