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. [...]

Iraq: Bomb attack in mosque kills over 20

BAQUBA, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- A bomb attack targeted an Iraqi mosque killing over 20 people in the eastern region of the country, local authorities said Friday. The incident took place at the Abu Bakr al-Siddeeq Sunni mosque in the Wajihiya area [...]

UN condemns Afghan bomb attack killing civilians

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations (UN) on Wednesday condemned the killing of several Afghan civilians n an improvised explosive device blast. The roadside bomb in the Obeh district of the western province of Herat. According [...]

Man with guns, explosive devices arrested in Seattle

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- A Nevada man was found to be in the possession of guns and explosive devices after he was arrested near the University of Washington in Seattle while driving a stolen pickup truck, police said on late Thursday, [...]

Roadside bomb kills 4 girls in southwestern Afghanistan

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least four girls were killed after a roadside bomb detonated in southwestern Afghanistan, local authorities said Friday. The improvised explosive device (IED) planted in the city of Lashkargah in Helmand [...]

Coalition airstrike kills 7 Taliban fighters in Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least seven suspected Taliban insurgents were killed Tuesday when coalition forces carried out an airstrike in southern Afghanistan, officials said on Wednesday. A number of explosives and weapons were [...]

54 dead, 149 wounded in latest wave of attacks across Iraq

BAGHDAD, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- At least 54 people were killed and nearly 150 others were wounded in a series of attacks targeting mainly Shi'ite Muslim areas across Iraq on Sunday, further intensifying fears that widespread sectarian strife will [...]