** FILE ** Two men with U.S. special operations forces walk nearby as the Northern Alliance troops fight pro-Taliban forces in the fortress near Mazar-e-Sharif in northern Afghanistan in 2001. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File)

Photo by: DARKO BANDIC

** FILE ** Two men with U.S. special operations forces walk nearby as the Northern Alliance troops fight pro-Taliban forces in the fortress near Mazar-e-Sharif in northern Afghanistan in 2001. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic, File)