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U.S. soldier shot dead in eastern Afghanistan

GHAZNI, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- An American soldier was killed over the weekend when insurgents attacked his unit in eastern Afghanistan, the U.S. Department of Defense confirmed on Sunday. It raises the number of foreign troops killed in [...]

Bomb blast kills NATO service member in southern Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A coalition service member was killed Monday when a roadside bomb exploded in southern Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said. It raises the number of foreign troops killed [...]

Roadside bomb kills 2 foreign troops in eastern Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Two coalition service members were killed Friday when a roadside bomb exploded in eastern Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said. It raises the number of foreign troops [...]

Fraud by Afghan contractors may have killed U.S. soldiers, report finds

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least two Afghan contractors failed to install hundreds of devices which are designed to prevent improvised explosive devices (IEDs) from being placed under roadways, possibly resulting in the deaths of U.S. [...]

Suicide bomber on donkey kills 8, including 3 Americans, in Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Three American service members were among eight people killed on Tuesday when a suicide bomber riding a donkey attacked Afghan and coalition forces in eastern Afghanistan, U.S. and Afghan officials said on Wednesday. [...]

Insurgents kill NATO soldier in Afghanistan’s east, raising year’s toll to 100

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A coalition service member was killed Tuesday when insurgents opened fire at foreign troops in eastern Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said. It raises the number of foreign [...]

Gunman wearing Afghan army uniform kills NATO service member

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A coalition service member was killed Tuesday when a gunman wearing an Afghan army uniform opened fire at foreign troops in southern Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said, [...]

Rocket attack on U.S. base near Kabul kills 4 American troops

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Four American service members were killed Wednesday when suspected Taliban insurgents fired two rockets at a large U.S. military base near the Afghan capital, officials said, less than a day after the U.S. government [...]

Truck bombing kills 7 Georgian soldiers in Afghanistan

NAWZAD, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Seven Georgian troops were killed Thursday and nine others were wounded when a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden truck outside a military base in southern Afghanistan, military officials said on Friday. [...]

Insurgents kill NATO soldier in eastern Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A coalition service member was killed Sunday when insurgents opened fire foreign troops in eastern Afghanistan, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said on Monday. It raises the number [...]