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Afghanistan turmoil

Afghan economy on verge of collapse as US troops depart

Abrupt exit leaves locals to deal with deteriorating security on their own

An Afghan Army soldier inspects a junkyard filled with destroyed American equipment in Bagram, Afghanistan on July 2. (Photo by Kanika Gupta)

BAGRAM, Afghanistan -- As the U.S. military drawdown in Afghanistan nears completion, concerns are growing over the country's fledgling economy and weakening security.

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