Stories tagged: Afghan war
Wed., June 11, 2014
Sprague soldier remembered as ‘gentle giant’
Justin Clouse, a soldier from Sprague, Washington, who was among U.S. forces killed in a friendly fire incident in Afghanistan, was remembered Tuesday as a quiet leader with a big …
Tue., Aug. 7, 2012, 8:36 a.m.
Officials: Gunmen in Afghan uniform kill US troop
KABUL, Afghanistan — Two gunmen wearing Afghan National Army uniforms turned their weapons on NATO troops today, killing an American service member and wounding two others, U.S. and coalition officials …
Thu., May 17, 2012, 7:17 a.m.
Obama requesting help to pay for Afghan army
WASHINGTON — Mapping the way out of an unpopular war, the United States and NATO are trying to build an Afghan army that can defend the country after 130,000 international …