The Enduring Freedom operation was launched in the night of October 7, 2001. International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF), operating under NATO, have been present in Afghanistan for already 8 years. ISAF are represented by 39 countries, both inside and outside NATO.
8-year war in Afghanistan produced about 1500 killed soldiers of ISAF (the biggest losses were incurred by USA, Great Britain and Canada). There is no official data about the losses among Afghan soldiers, civilians, Talibs. Some data report that over 3.5 thousand people were killed by American bombs.