A spokesperson for the NATO defense mission in Afghanistan confirmed that the incident took place at Camp Shaheen in the capital of Balkh province Mazar-e-Sharif.
US troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa will be placed in supervised isolation for 21 days.
Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday that it was too early to discuss cutting the number of US troops stationed in Asia and South Korea, amid increased tensions on the heavily guarded peninsula. The top US diplomat insisted before any such moves could happen North Korea must first show a serious commitment to […]
Obama said the entire international community understands that ISIS was something that has to be dealt with.
We are urging him to form a new cabinet as swiftly as possible: US Secretary of State John Kerry.
That’s the question Obama faces as Iraq plunges into sectarian violence.
Obama announced Tuesday that the 32,000-strong US deployment in Afghanistan would be scaled back to around 9,800by the start of 2015.
Maliki’s critics have accused him of concentrating power and marginalising the Sunni minority.
The rally was organised to introduce the group’s candidates for Wednesday’s vote. More than 9,000 candidates are taking part and will vie for 328 seats in parliament.
The US has had troops in Afghanistan since 2001 following the 9/11 terror attacks.
President Barack Obama has met top Afghanistan war advisors amid uncertainty about the presence of US troops.
But that is not an argument for US troops to stay on in Afghanistan.
Army will have to be more prepared, prudent and more aware and take precautionary measures.
Two years after U.S. troops left Iraq, violence has climbed back to its highest levels since the Sunni-Shi’ite bloodshed of 2006-2007.
U.N. says about 1,000 people have been killed in a week in the world’s newest country.