Saturday, September 21, 2019

Four US servicemembers injured on new green on blue attack

At least four American soldiers were injured in an apparent insider attack by an Afghan soldier at a base in northern Afghanistan on Saturday,...
Eric Houck (l), William Bays (top r) and Dillon Baldridge (bottom r). (Facebook)

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...

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,...

Deadliest suicide attack since 2001 in Kabul Diplomatic zone

A powerful vehicle bomb has hit the diplomatic area of the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least 80 people and injuring 350. It struck near...

Fallen combat camera soldier’s final images released after 4 years

Photos of a 2013 explosion in Afghanistan, taken by the combat camera soldier who died shooting them, have been released in the latest issue of Military...

2 US Army soldiers killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan

Two U.S. service members were killed late Thursday and a third was wounded when they came under attack during a raid against Islamic State...

Taliban kill more than 140 Afghan soldiers at army base

At least 140 Afghan soldiers have been killed after Taliban suicide attackers disguised as army personnel targeted a national army base in the north...

[VIDEO RELEASED BY CENTCOM] Strike against ISIS in Afghanistan – MOAB

US Forces Afghanistan released video on Friday morning that showed Thursday’s bombing of the ISIS-K tunnel complex in Afghanistan. The attack was planned by US...

Special forces soldier killed in Afghanistan identified by Pentagon

A soldier from Edgewood serving in Afghanistan died Saturday after being wounded in action, according to the military. Staff Sgt. Mark R. De Alencar, a...

Germany captures Taliban fighter accused of killing US soldiers

BERLIN — German prosecutors say they’ve had a 30-year-old Afghan man arrested on suspicion he commanded a Taliban unit responsible for an attack on...

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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...