Friday, September 20, 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...

War in Afghanistan a “stalemate,” says commander

The commander of operations in Afghanistan offered a grim picture about the success of the U.S. mission to senate committee today. Fox News reports Gen. John W....

Green Beret from New Jersey killed in Afghanistan

An American soldier from Fort Lee, New Jersey, was killed fighting in eastern Afghanistan, officials said Tuesday. Sgt. 1st Class Mihail Golin, 34, died and...

Two US soldiers killed, two others wounded in Green on Blue attack

An Afghan official says that two U.S. soldiers have been killed after an Afghan army solider opened fire on them in eastern Afghanistan. Attahullah Khogyani,...

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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DOD Identifies soldiers killed on insider attack

The Department of Defense has identified three US Army soldiers killed Saturday during a joint US-Afghan military operation in Nangarhar province. An American official said the soldiers were...

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...

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...

Renowed combat photographer David Gilkey and interpreter Zabihulla Tamanna killed in Afghanistan

David Gilkey, an NPR photojournalist who chronicled pain and beauty in war and conflict, was killed in Afghanistan on Sunday along with NPR's Afghan...

10th Special Forces Group Soldier dies in Afghanistan

Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Cribben, 33, of Simi Valley, California, died Nov. 4 in Logar Province, Afghanistan, as a result of wounds sustained while...

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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...