Friday, October 20, 2017

President about Afghanistan: We must fight to win

WASHINGTON –  Reversing his past calls for a speedy exit, President Donald Trump recommitted the United States to the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan, declaring...

Mattis says a decision is closer on strategy for Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of sometimes heated internal debate, the Trump administration has almost reached a decision on a new approach for fighting...

Utah guardsman killed in Afghanistan identified

KABUL, Afghanistan — A member of the Utah Guard was killed and 11 others were injured Wednesday during combat operations in Afghanistan. Aaron Butler, 27,...

US service member killed in Afghanistan, Pentagon says

One U.S. service member died fighting an Islamic State affiliate in eastern Afghanistan Wednesday, according to a statement from U.S. Forces Afghanistan. Other U.S. and...

Remembering 1SG Peter “Drew” McKenna

Remembering 1SG Peter "Drew" McKenna that made the ultimate sacrifice 2 years ago today defending Camp Integrity, Afghanistan during a complex VBIED attack. He was...

Dignified Transfer – Army Sgt. Jonathon M. Hunter and Army Spc. Christopher M. Harris

A U.S. Army carry team transfers the remains of Army Sgt. Jonathon Michael Hunter, of Columbus, Ind., and Army Spc. Christopher Michael Harris, of...

US soldiers killed in Afghanistan identified

The two U.S. Army soldiers who were killed Wednesday during an attack in Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province have been identified. Sgt. Jonathon Michael Hunter, 23, of...

US military: Georgian soldier killed in latest Afghan attack

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber dressed in a woman’s burqa who rammed his motorcycle into a NATO convoy killed a soldier...

2nd Fort Bragg soldier killed in Afghan suicide bombing identified

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP/WNCN) – Two Fort Bragg soldiers were killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan on Wednesday. Spc. Christopher Michael Harris, 25, was...

Father: Indiana soldier among 2 killed in Afghanistan attack

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment was one of two American service members killed in...

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Berghdal lawyers file motion to dismiss based on President’s remarks

RALEIGH, N.C.—Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl made a last-minute argument Tuesday that President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his criticism of the soldier — preventing him...

Bowe Bergdahl pleads guilty in desertion case

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl pleaded guilty Monday at Fort Bragg to charges he endangered comrades by walking away from his post in Afghanistan in...

Bowe Bergdahl expected to plead guilty in desertion case

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is set to plead guilty Monday to charges he endangered comrades by walking away from his post in Afghanistan in...