Latest "Bagram Airfield" stories
US military hands over Bagram Airfield to Afghans after nearly 20 years
At its peak around 2012, Bagram Airfield saw more than 100,000 U.S. troops pass through its sprawling compound barely an hour’s drive north of Kabul.
It’s imminent: After nearly 20 years US to leave Bagram
U.S. Central Command said last week that it’s well past 50 percent done packing up Bagram Airfield, and the rest is going fast.
Why Afghanistan is critical to the struggle against China, Russia and Iran
Withdrawing from Afghanistan will give up a strategic foothold the United States has in the back yard of its greatest rivals, says the author of this commentary.
By Rep. Michael Waltz
Soldier dies at Bagram in non-combat incident
The Pentagon has identified a soldier who died at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan on Wednesday.
By Kyle Rempfer
Like mother, like son: Deployed soldier’s mom joins him in Afghanistan
A veteran herself, Kim decided to pursue the Afghanistan opportunity upon learning her son would be going back.
By Jon Simkins