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A brief timeline to show the major events in Afghanistan from 1989 to the present.
Created by adalcorobbo
on May 14, 2008
Last updated: 03/11/10 at 12:28 AM
U.S. and Afghanistan formalize Strategic Partnership, reaffirming U.S. long-term commitment to Afghanistan's reconstruction and stabilization.
Afghan Presidential election. More than 8.1 million Afghans participate.
Coalition forces remove Taliban from power.
Members of Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda organization, headquartered in Afghanistan, committed a series of terrorist attacks on the commercial and military centers of the United States.
The Taliban militia forced President Rabbani and his government out of Kabul.
The Taliban movement began to form in a small village between Lashkar Gah and Kandahar.
Afghanistan's Communist regime collapses, starting a civil war, and beginning a three-year period of growing anarchy and infighting among resistance groups.
Soviets complete troop withdrawl from Afghanistan