Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge FailedWith the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
Mich. Man Experiences Insurgent Attack In AfghanistanTuesday morning's rocket attack in Afghanistan took place just a few blocks away from where a Michigan man is working as a contractor.
9 U.S. Troops Killed In Afghan Copter Crash
7 U.S. Troops Killed in Afghanistan Fighting
Medical Team Members Murdered In Afghanistan
July Is Deadliest Month For U.S. In Afghanistan
Afghanistan Militants Behead 6 Police Officers
6 US Troops Killed In Afghanistan
NATO Planes Kill 5 Afghan Troops

More From CBS Detroit

Best Places To See Indie Rock In DetroitIt's called Detroit Rock City for a reason.
Guide: Best Barbecue In Metro DetroitSometimes, nothing hits the spot like good barbecue.
Best Ice Cream Shops In Metro DetroitIt's getting warm outside! Take advantage of it.

Watch & Listen LIVE