Monday, June 17, 2019

Special forces soldier dies in Afghanistan

The Pentagon announced late Monday the death of Sgt. 1st Class Robert R. Boniface, who had been supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel. The 34-year-old San Luis...

3 U.S. troops wounded in shooting by Afghan soldier

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan -- An Afghan soldier opened fire Sunday inside Camp Antonik in the southern Helmand province, wounding three U.S. soldiers before being shot...

Afghans Who Worked With U.S. Forces Told They Can No Longer Apply For Special...

Originally written by REBECCA HERSHER via NPR on 03.10.2017 The State Department is running out of visas for Afghans who are in danger because they worked with...

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....

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...

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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...