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July 14, 2017
Pentagon says head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
June 17, 2017
Official: Seven U.S. soldiers wounded in insider attack at Afghan base
June 17, 2017 - 2:18pm
June 12, 2017
Afghan soldier kills 3 US soldiers, US official says
June 12, 2017 - 6:09pm
May 26, 2017
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Sgt. 1st Class Matthew Kahler was well-respected and liked by his fellow soldiers, and his death Jan. 26, 2008, dealt a "body blow" to the troops, according to author Gregg Zoroya.
'Chosen Few' tells story of sacrifice: YME grad among those who gave his life for country
May 26, 2017 - 6:45pm
April 16, 2017
National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque
In Afghanistan, Trump aide promises coordinated response to enemies
April 16, 2017 - 12:32pm
April 15, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test U.S., Nov. 21, 2003, at Elgin Air Force Base in Florida. U.S. Air Force photo / Reuters
Former Afghan president calls decision to drop massive U.S. bomb "treason"
April 15, 2017 - 9:39am
April 13, 2017
The GBU-43/B, also known as the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, detonates during a test at Eglain Air Force Base, Florida, U.S., November 21, 2003 in this handout photo provided April 13, 2017. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout via REUTERS
U.S. strike kills an al Qaeda 'leader' in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 2:06pm
The GBU-43/B is launched from a MC-130E Combat Talon I at Eglain Air Force Base in Florida on November 21, 2003. REUTERS/U.S. Air Force photo/Handout/File photoplay button
U.S. unleashes 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan
April 13, 2017 - 12:04pm
September 20, 2016
Federal Agents walk near the site where Ahmad Khan Rahami, sought in connection with a bombing in New York, was taken into custody in Linden, New Jersey, U.S., September 19, 2016. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
U.S. probing Afghan-born bomber's motive, foreign travel
September 20, 2016 - 8:21pm
March 26, 2015
Minnesota Guardsman charged with producing child porn while in Afghanistan
March 26, 2015 - 9:00am
August 5, 2014
U.S. general killed, 14 wounded in Afghan academy attack: officials
August 5, 2014 - 12:35pm
June 13, 2014
U.S. Army says Bergdahl condition stable, has not met parents
June 13, 2014 - 3:45pm
June 3, 2014
People wave signs for their loved ones Tuesday as the buses full of soldiers arrive at the Civic Center in Litchfield. Tribune photo by Kyle Rozendaal
Welcome home 849th: Members of Litchfied-based National Guard unit return after 11 months in Afghanistan
June 3, 2014 - 11:26pm
May 31, 2014
Undated image from video footage taken from a Taliban-affiliated website shows a man who says he is Private First Class Bowe R. Bergdahl, a U.S. soldier captured by the Taliban in southeastern Afghanistan in late June.
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U.S. soldier freed in Afghanistan, five Taliban prisoners to leave Guantanamo
May 31, 2014 - 6:21pm
May 30, 2014
Marlys Anderson continues to give back to those serving our country overseas by leading “Caps for Soldiers." Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Caps for Soldiers continues to give back
May 30, 2014 - 11:07pm