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September 11 (9/11) Attacks

Fall of Kandahar

Friday Dec 7, 2001
Kandahar, Afghanistan

This eventually led to the overthrow of the Taliban rule of Afghanistan with the Fall of Kandahar on December 7, 2001, by U.S.-led coalition forces. Conflict in Afghanistan between the Taliban insurgency and the Afghan forces backed by NATO Resolute Support Mission is ongoing.