The War In Afghanistan

  • Soviet union invasion of Afghanistan

    The soviet union decides to invade Afghanistan to help spread the idea of communism under military leader Leonid Brezhnev
  • Mujahideen and supporters Expel Soviet Union

    The Mujahideen (a guerilla force in afghanistan), pushed out the Soviet Union.
  • Burhanuddin Rabbani President of Afghanistan

    Afther the soviet Union leaves, mujahideen factions agree on forming a government with ethnic Tajik (Burhanuddin Rabbami)
  • Taliban Takes Kabul

    They imtroduce hard-line version of islam
  • Tabliban Growth

    Tabliban controls about two - thirds of Afghanistan: Saudi Arabia, Pakistan and the united Arab Emirates
  • UN demands Osama Bin Laden

    Un forces Taliban to hand over Osama Bin Laden
  • 9/11

    The Events of 9/11
  • Operation Enduring Freedom

    U.S. first military response to the attacks of 9/11
  • Taliban Gives up kandhar

    Tabliban gives up because they lost 200+ solider and Osama Bin Laden is nowhere to be found
  • Karzai President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

    Karzai wins first Election since the Tabliban