War casualties

An Afghan policeman stands guard near to the site of a suicide bomber struck at a NATO convoy in Kandahar southern of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. A suicide bomber struck a NATO convoy near the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Wednesday, causing casualties, the U.S. military said. (AP Photo)
August 04, 2017 - 8:34 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A NATO soldier from the country of Georgia and two Afghan civilians were killed when a Taliban suicide bomber dressed in a woman's burqa rammed his motorcycle into an international convoy, an Afghan official and the U.S. military said Friday. The attack took place on...
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An Afghan policeman stands guard near to the site of a suicide bomber struck at a NATO convoy in Kandahar southern of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. A suicide bomber struck a NATO convoy near the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Wednesday, causing casualties, the U.S. military said. (AP Photo)
August 04, 2017 - 5:38 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber dressed in a woman's burqa who rammed his motorcycle into a NATO convoy killed a soldier from the country of Georgia and two Afghan civilians, an Afghan official and the U.S. military said Friday. The attack took place on Thursday evening and hit...
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In this July 24, 2014, photo provided by Leah Marche, her cousin Mark Hunter's son Jonathan Hunter poses for a photo at a graduation ceremony at Fort Benning, Ga. Jonathan Hunter, an Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment, was one of two American service members killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan, his father said Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. (Mark Hunter via AP)
August 03, 2017 - 10:26 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment was one of two American service members killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan, military officials confirmed Thursday. Mark Hunter said members of the Indiana National Guard informed him Wednesday night...
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In this July 24, 2014, photo provided by Leah Marche, her cousin Mark Hunter's son Jonathan Hunter poses for a photo at a graduation ceremony at Fort Benning, Ga. Jonathan Hunter, an Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment, was one of two American service members killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan, his father said Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. (Mark Hunter via AP)
August 03, 2017 - 9:36 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment was one of two American service members killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan, military officials confirmed Thursday. Mark Hunter said members of the Indiana National Guard informed him Wednesday night...
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In this July 24, 2014, photo provided by Leah Marche, her cousin Mark Hunter's son Jonathan Hunter poses for a photo at a graduation ceremony at Fort Benning, Ga. Jonathan Hunter, an Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment, was one of two American service members killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan, his father said Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. (Mark Hunter via AP)
August 03, 2017 - 9:00 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana soldier who was just 32 days into his first deployment was one of two American service members killed in a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan, his father said Thursday. Mark Hunter said members of the Indiana National Guard informed him Wednesday night that his son...
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Protesters shout slogans during a demonstration in western Herat province of Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Thousands of angry residents carried the bodies of 31 people who died in a horrific suicide attack on a Shiite Mosque in western Herat. (AP Photo/Hamed Sarfarazi)
August 02, 2017 - 3:01 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bombing attack on a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan on Wednesday left two American service members dead, a Pentagon spokesman said, despite repeated refusals by the U.S. military in Afghanistan to say whether there were any deaths in the assault claimed by...
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A US military helicopter flies over the site of a suicide bomb that struck a NATO convoy in Kandahar south of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. A suicide bomber struck a NATO convoy near the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Wednesday, causing casualties, the U.S. military said. (AP Photo)
August 02, 2017 - 3:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon's announcement of two U.S. service members killed in an attack in southern Afghanistan is highlighting a disagreement over how the military should handle information about American casualties. Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, confirmed the deaths after U.S...
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An Afghan policeman stands guard near to the site of a suicide bomber struck at a NATO convoy in Kandahar southern of Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. A suicide bomber struck a NATO convoy near the southern Afghan city of Kandahar on Wednesday, causing casualties, the U.S. military said. (AP Photo)
August 02, 2017 - 8:08 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local): 4:35 p.m. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing attack earlier in the day on a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan. Qari Yusuf Ahmadi, Taliban spokesman in southern Afghanistan, claimed...
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The village of Pulsnitz photographed on Saturday, July 22, 2017. A German girl, who ran away from home shortly after converting to Islam, has been found in Iraq, prosecutors said Saturday. The 16-year-old teenager, only identified as Linda W. is getting consular assistance from the German Embassy in Iraq, said prosecutor Lorenz Haase from the eastern German city of Dresden. Haase wouldn't confirm media reports that the teenager from Pulsnitz in eastern Germany had been fighting for the Islamic State group in Mosul. (Sebastian Willnow/dpa via AP)
July 24, 2017 - 10:00 am
BERLIN (AP) — A teenage German girl who ran away after converting to Islam and was found by Iraqi troops in Mosul says she wants to go home, a German newspaper and broadcaster reported Monday. "I just want to go back home to my family," 16-year-old Linda Wenzel said. "I want to get away from the...
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July 22, 2017 - 2:31 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An errant U.S. airstrike confirmed by the Pentagon killed 12 Afghan National Police officers and wounded two others, Helmand provincial police chief Abdul Ghafar Safi said Saturday. The death toll in Friday's airstrike was determined after a site inspection of the compound...
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