Terrorists in Afghanistan control more territory than at any time since 2001, as America’s grip on the country continues to unravel amid an unprecedented spike in violence that has made Afghanistan more dangerous than ever, according to a new government oversight report.
Army Human Resources Command has recommended that the Green Beret who confronted an Afghan police commander for raping a young boy be kicked out of the service.
The White House has now given U.S. military commanders in Afghanistan the legal authority to pursue and attack ISIS militants in Afghanistan.
A Yemeni nations pled guilty on Tuesday to hatching a conspiracy “to murder U.S. nationals abroad” and provide military support to al Qaeda, according to the Department of Justice.
At least the replacement of Rear Admiral John Kirby as the Pentagon’s spokesman by a civilian, Peter Cook, has had this continuing benefit: when Cook shimmies and prevaricates and generally makes a mockery of plain speaking, we can console ourselves that it’s no longer a man in uniform so debasing himself.
A former Navy SEAL commander now serving in Congress is demanding answers about a U.S. soldier’s death in Marjah this week following whispers that backup support was delayed as a result of Obama administration rules of engagement.
There is an ongoing situation of fighting in the Marjah area of the Helmand province in Afghanistan after one U.S. service member was killed and two wounded during a counterterrorism operation there, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
KABUL (Reuters) – One member of the U.S. armed forces was killed and another two were wounded in the southern Afghan province of Helmand where fierce fighting has been going on between Taliban insurgents and Afghan government forces, a U.S. army spokesman said on Tuesday.
A New York Police Department detective serving with the Air National Guard was among the six American troops killed in a suicide bombing near Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan Monday.
A U.S. Army veteran and aid worker was shot to death in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday night allegedly by a mullah.