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From the archives: War in Afghanistan

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(CNN) -- When evidence pointed to Osama bin Laden and al Qaeda behind the attacks of September 11, 2001, the United States, with other nations, retaliated by bombing areas of Afghanistan, where the Taliban regime supported the terrorists.

Watch some of the video from the first few months of the war in Afghanistan:

U.S. begins military strikes in Afghanistan
The U.S. and Great Britain begin bombing of al Qaeda targets in Afghanistan on October 7, 2001.
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2001 airstrike near Tora Bora
A B-52 conducts airstrikes in the White Mountains near Tora Bora, Afghanistan, on December 7, 2001.
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Helicopters patrol Afghanistan in 2002
Helicopters patrol during Operation Anaconda, the largest military battle against Taliban and al Qaeda forces in 2002.
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Bush's 2001 warning to terrorists
The day after the 9/11 bombings, President Bush warns that there will be no distinction made between terrorists and those who harbor them.
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