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U.S. Troops Punished Over Koran Burning, Urination Video

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2012 | World

By Phil Stewart and David Alexander WASHINGTON, Aug 27 (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Monday it was disciplining U.S. troops ov...

Afghan Soldiers Attack NATO Troops

AP | HEIDI VOGT and AMIR SHAH | Posted 10.09.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Two Afghan soldiers tried to gun down a group of NATO troops outside a military base in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday, of...

Panetta Issues Apology Over Afghan Soldier Photos

Posted 04.19.2012 | World

U.S. Secretary Of Defense Leon Panetta has issued an apology for photos that appear to show soldiers posing with dead Afghans, Reuters reports. Panett...

US Soldiers Pose With Bodies Of Suicide Bombers

Reuters/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.18.2012 | World

The Los Angeles Times released a set of photos on Wednesday that appear to show U.S. troops in Afghanistan posing with the remains of suicide bombers....

Top U.S. General Announces New Offensive Against Haqqani Network

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 12.19.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S.-led coalition has launched a new offensive against one of Afghanistan's most virulent militant networks and plans ...

US Embassy Bans Alcohol At Guards' Quarters After Claims Of 'Lewd' Parties

guardian.co.uk | Ewen MacAskill in Washington and David Batty | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The US embassy in Afghanistan has brought in an alcohol ban and appointed American staff to monitor private security guards after allegations that the...

Kunduz Attack: 4 NATO Soldiers Killed In Northern Afghanistan

AP | FISNIK ABRASHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — Bombs and bullets killed seven American troops on Monday, the deadliest day for U.S. forces in Afghanistan in nearly a year _ and a sign...

US Shifts Afghan Strategy As War Effort Teeters

New York Times | KIRK SEMPLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Most of the additional American troops arriving in Afghanistan early next year will be deployed near the capital, Kabul, American military commanders...