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A former Soviet Army seviceman lays flowers at a monument to those... News PhotoAfghanistan,Army Soldier,Bishkek,Conflict,Flower,Former,Former Soviet Union,Horizontal,Kyrgyzstan,Monument,Politics,Rebellion,Soviet MilitaryPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA former Soviet Army seviceman lays flowers at a monument to those Soviet soldiers born in Kyrgyzstan who was killed in Afghanistan while fighting against the Afghan rebels in the 1980s in the Kyrgyztan's capital Bishkek on February 15, 2013. The ex-Soviet nation of Kyrgyzstan marked today the 24th anniversary of the Soviet troops withdrawal from Afghanistan. AFP PHOTO/ VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO (Photo credit should read VYACHESLAV OSELEDKO/AFP/Getty Images)