War casualties

August 14, 2017 - 8:18 pm
HIGASHISHIRAKAWA, Japan (AP) — A U.S. Marine who served in the Pacific during World War II is in a remote village in Japan to return a flag he took from the body of a fallen Japanese soldier 73 years ago. Marvin Strombo knew the calligraphy-covered flag was more than a keepsake of the war. It was a...
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August 14, 2017 - 1:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says the two U.S. soldiers killed Sunday in Iraq were casualties of a U.S. artillery "mishap." The spokesman, Army Col. Rob Manning, said an Army artillery unit was firing on an Islamic State mortar position "when a mishap occurred." He said there is no...
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Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe addresses a news conference concerning the white nationalist rally and violence in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
August 13, 2017 - 12:56 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on incidents related to violent clashes between white supremacist groups and counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left three dead (all times local) 12:55 p.m. A friend of the woman killed when a car rammed into a group of protesters in...
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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 - 12:41 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide bomber disguised as a woman rammed his motorcycle into an international convoy, killing a NATO soldier and two Afghan civilians in an attack north of the Afghan capital, the U.S. military said Friday. It was the second deadly assault this week on a NATO...
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August 04, 2017 - 9:39 am
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — An official news agency controlled by Yemen's Houthi rebels says 12 civilians have been killed in two airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition in a northern province. The SABA news agency reports that warplanes bombed a house in the town of al-Safra in Saada province Friday,...
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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 - 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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