Sunday 17 December 2017

Afghanistan

Afghanistan

Afghan official: Special forces helicopter shot down in Taliban trap; Second NATO helicopter crashes

Afghan official: Special forces helicopter shot down in Taliban trap; Second NATO helicopter crashes

A special forces helicopter which crashed killing 30 US troops - some from the US Navy's special Forces SEAL Team 6 that killed Osama bin Laden - seven Afghans and an interpreter in Afgha...

Dozens of US troops killed as special forces' helicopter downed by Taliban

Dozens of US troops killed as special forces' helicopter downed by Taliban

Thirty US troops, said to be mostly special forces, have been killed, reportedly when a Taliban rocket downed their helicopter in east Afghanistan. Seven Afghan commandos and a civilian i...

80 insurgents killed in Afghanistan

80 insurgents killed in Afghanistan

A NATO raid on an insurgents camp in a remote part of southeastern Afghanistan resulted in 80 fighters being killed, Afghan officials said Saturday.