Module 10 Lesson 1 Assignment 1
By Eli Stafford
War in Afghanistan
The War in Afghanistan was in response to the 9/11 attacks, and was initiated in 2001. It is against the Taliban, Al Qaeda, and Osama Bin Laden, and the war was technically ended in 2014, although there is still hostilities, even though Bin Laden was assassinated. Troops are currently be pulled out/have been pulled out.
The U.S economy is still much better than it was in 2008, during the Great Recession, but unemployment is relatively high. The Great Recession has had a profound effect on the economy, and a large amount of time is needed for a full recovery, but the amount of time that has passed made good work.