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Taliban insurgents attack U.S. base along key Afghan supply route

JALALABAD, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A group of heavily-armed insurgents attacked a U.S. base in eastern Afghanistan on early Monday, destroying dozens of vehicles and shutting down a key road used by NATO supply trucks, officials said, adding [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

NATO airstrike kills Taliban fighters attacking Afghan forces

KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Four insurgents were killed in a coalition airstrike in southern Afghanistan on Friday after they attempted to ambush Afghan security forces, local officials said on Saturday, more than a week after another [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]