Current Events - U.S. Afghanistan War

1) Read the following article: | Editor's Notebook: Afghan War Now Country's Longest |

2) On your own notebook paper, answer the following questions:

a. What is the main point of the article? Use your own words?
b. What are the comparisons the article is making to the Vietnam War? Use your own words!
c. What is your reaction to this article?
d. What are some questions for further study that come out of this article?

3) Check out the photos from the war | photos1 | Photos2 |. Answer the following questions:

a. What type of terrain(landscape) is revealed in the photos?
b. Who are the photos of? Who is fighting in this war?
c. What type of U.S. involvement is occuring?
d. What other info can you gather from the pictures? Make a list.