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Afghan Massacre

U.S. Soldier Pleads Guilty To Afghanistan Massacre

AP | GENE JOHNSON | Posted 08.05.2013 | World

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. — The American soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan civilians, many of them women and children who were asleep i...

Afghanistan Police Massacred In Surprise Attack

AP | MIRWAIS KHAN | Posted 07.28.2013 | World

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Two recently rehired Afghan police opened fire on their commander at a checkpoint in a remote district in the country's ...

No Rush to Judgment on Mental Health of Afghan Massacre Suspect

Robert David Jaffee | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics
Robert David Jaffee

There is no evidence right now that Staff Sergeant Bales, who was airlifted out of Afghanistan to Kuwait and is now at Fort Leavenworth, is mentally ill. He had been declared fit for his Afghanistan tour despite his traumatic brain injury.

Surveillance Video Reportedly Shows U.S. Soldier Accused Of Shooting Massacre

AP | Posted 05.14.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. soldier who allegedly shot 16 Afghan villagers was caught on surveillance video that showed him walking up to his...

Unforeseen Events Could Rock Obama Re-Election Bid

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — This is the economy election, right? Tell that to the world. President Barack Obama is getting another dose of the reality of his ...

Ohio Senate Candidate: No 'Quick No' After Afghan Massacre

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

Josh Mandel, the Ohio treasurer challenging Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), urged people not to "pass quick judgment" following the massacre of 16 Afghan...

Dan Froomkin

Caught On Video: Moments Before Afghan Massacre, A Family Celebrates | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The video is haunting: Three Afghan men are dancing in joy, whirling, clapping, throwing their arms in the air. One has just had a baby boy. There is ...

Dan Froomkin

Afghan Massacre Survivor To Obama: You Be The Judge (VIDEO) | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An Afghan scholar who survived the Feb. 12 massacre of five members of his family at the hands of U.S. special operations forces is calling on Preside...