Monday, November 20, 2017

US begins sending additional troops to Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has begun sending additional troops to Afghanistan to carry out President Donald Trump’s new war strategy, which will stick...

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...

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Kansas Army Guard ignores warning signs of flight surgeon’s sexual misconduct

Kansas National Guard Staff Sgt. Derron Lindsey hustled around the nose of a churning UH-60 Black Hawk to help guide a group of Australian...

WWII veteran calls for help and dies as nurses laugh, video shows

A hidden video from 2014 showed nurses laughing as a World War II veteran repeatedly called for help and died while in their care. The...

Green Beret widow: media details of soldier deaths “damaging, unnecessary”

Pullyaup, Washington - The widow of an Army special forces soldier killed in Niger has expressed her disappointment with the media coverage of the...