US soldiers carry the remains of a soldier killed in Peka Valley, Afghanistan. Photo: AP US soldiers carry the remains of a soldier killed in Peka Valley, Afghanistan. Photo: AP
US soldiers carry the remains of a soldier killed in Peka Valley, Afghanistan. Photo: AP

Pentagon will send nearly 4,000 more troops to Afghanistan in hopes of ending stalemate

There are about 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan now in addition to several thousand troops from allied countries

Topic |   War in Afghanistan
US soldiers carry the remains of a soldier killed in Peka Valley, Afghanistan. Photo: AP US soldiers carry the remains of a soldier killed in Peka Valley, Afghanistan. Photo: AP
US soldiers carry the remains of a soldier killed in Peka Valley, Afghanistan. Photo: AP
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