Timeline of U.S. attack on Afghanistan in December 2001Continuing events in the attack on Afganistan in the month of December.
U.S. and Northern Alliance forces are aided by so-called Eastern Alliance of ethnic Pashtuns in driving the Taliban from control of all areas of Afganistan. U.S. attacks target al-Qaeda strongholds in Tora Bora near the Pakistan border. Many al-Qaeda are taken prisoner by U.S, Pakistan and the new UN-approved interim government of Afganistan. UN peacekeepers move into Afganistan.
- See also : 2001 U.S. Attack on Afghanistan