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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...

Kabul convoy attack: At least three people killed by suicide bomb

A suicide bomber has attacked a military convoy in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least three civilians and injuring five US soldiers, officials...

Pentagon: 2 US service members killed in Afghanistan blast

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bombing attack on a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday left two American service members dead, a...

US helicopter has hard landing in Afghanistan; 2 injured

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A NATO statement says a U.S. Black Hawk helicopter encountered a mechanical problem that forced a hard landing in eastern...

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