Thursday, August 22, 2019

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...

Joint US-Afghan operation kills 2 top insurgents

KABUL, Afghanistan by Amir Shah — A joint U.S. and Afghan military operation in Afghanistan’s eastern Paktika province killed two al-Qaida-linked leaders and led...

Green Beret leaves business school to deploy; returns a hero

A few months into his second deployment in Afghanistan in 2015 – which interrupted his studies at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of...

U.S. Army soldier dies after Afghanistan attack

A 19-year-old American soldier has died in Afghanistan's Helmand Province from wounds received in an attack, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. Private First Class Hansen...

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Soldier Saves Man’s Life with Hoodie, Ink Pen…except, he didn’t

The story was ready-made for an Army public affairs splash – “hero soldier uses ingenuity, hoodie, and an ink pen to save man’s life.”...

Doctor caught dyeing his patient’s genitals now practices at Fort Polk

A former Mesa County, Colorado gynecologist who dyed a patient's vagina purple in what he called a "joke" has avoided jail time as part...

Legal and ethical questions surround rapping recruiter’s viral video

2018 has been a tough year for U.S. Army Recruiting Command. After failing to meet the fiscal year recruiting mission at the end of...