A crowd is on hand to watch as Afghan President Hamid Karzai gives his inauguration speech on November 19. In his speech, Karzai vowed to tackle corruption and drug-trafficking.
Afghanistan Crossroads is where CNN's reporting converges -- bringing you a diversity of voices, stunning images and video, global perspectives and the latest news from on the ground in Afghanistan and around the world.
- This blog was archived in October 2011.
From all parts of the world and spanning all ages, more than 2,500 U.S. and coalition troops have died in Afghanistan.
Explore the names, ages and faces of the fallen