Extending the deployment of American forces won't enable the Afghan people to rebuild their own nation or stabilize the central government.
Afghanistan - US Afghan aggression and occupation of parts of the country remain largely unchanged after over 17 years.
Seventeen years on, our attempts to help have led to suffering, misery, and a barbaric Afghan state.
Sen. Paul says US should declare victory, withdraw
The AFGHAN Service Act would bring U.S. troops home from Afghanistan and repeal the legal justification for much of the war on terror.
Afghan farmers can annually make around $11,500 for grapes and almonds, $9,000 for walnuts and $6,500 for Golden Delicious apples - compared with only about $4,500 per hectare from growing opium.