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U.S. Involvement in Afghanistan PowerPoint Presentation

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Objective: To examine the reasons for our historical and current military involvement in Afghanistan.

Topics Covered:
Soviet invasion of Afghanistan
U.S. assistance of the mujahedeen
Jihad / Osama bin Laden
Formation of the Taliban
Formation of al-Qaeda / 9/11 attacks
Pakistan / Afghanistan border
Planned troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Key Terms and People:
Osama bin Laden
President Barack Obama
Malala Yousafzai

Multimedia:
Video - Bin Laden's Beginnings (4:11)
Video - Birth of Al Qaeda (3:07)
Video - Inside Taliban Suicide Training (3:03)
Video - Osama bin Laden Dead: Inside the Top Secret Operation (2:43)
Video - Acid Attack on Afghan Girls (1:08)
Video - Face of Taliban Justice (3:00)
Video - The Story of Malala Yousafzai (2:22)
Video - Girls Defy the Taliban in Pakistan (3:44)
Video - President Obama announces that the Afghanistan War will be over by the end of 2014. (1:13)

http://mrberlin.com/afghanistanpowerpointpresentation.aspx
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On  February 9, 2014anne gold (TpT Seller) said:
Excellent. Clear, informative, with brief video links the students love
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On  September 21, 2012Visually Energetic Education (TpT Seller) said:
This PowerPoint will need some pre-teaching to cover some of the politics not explained on the presentation, but overall it is quite well done. The links are excellent, too.
Good for a Social Justice unit for the excellent info on Al Queda.
On  October 7, 2012MrBerlin answered:
Glad you found it useful, VEE!
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On  August 17, 2012Teaching History Backwards (TpT Seller) said:
I love the links to this power point.
On  August 24, 2012MrBerlin answered:
Thanks!!
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On  February 9, 2014anne gold (TpT Seller) asked:
Hi Adam, The link to the Training video is not working can you update or email it to me? Thanks
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On  February 9, 2014MrBerlin answered:
Sure. I'll look into it and re-upload the file. Thanks for letting me know.
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