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News Archive Total: 20656

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11/21/2019 KP Afghan forces clash with Taliban militants in two districts of Jawzjan The security forces killed three Taliban militants during two separate clashes in northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan, the Afghan military said. According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the security forces clashed with Taliban militants in Darya Khana area of Darzab district and Charshangho area of Manjeek district on Wednesday afternoon. https://www.khaama.com/afghan-forces-clash-with-taliban-militants-in-two-districts-of-jawzjan-04369/
11/21/2019 KP 12 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Wardak and Paktiya clashes The Afghan forces clashed with Taliban militants in Wardak and Paktiya provinces in the past 24 hours killing or wounding at least 12 militants. The 203rd Thunder Corps said in a statement the security forces clashed with Taliban militants in Ibrahim Khel and Kashmiryan areas of Wardak province. https://www.khaama.com/12-taliban-militants-killed-wounded-in-wardak-and-paktiya-clashes-thunder-corps-04372/
11/21/2019 KP Taliban strongly reacts to killing of political analyst Waheed Muzhda in Kabul city The Taliban group reacted to assassination of political analyst Waheed Muzhda by unknown gunmen in Kabul city, blaming the ‘intelligence circles of the enemy’ for his killing. The Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement said the group condemns the assassination of Mr. Muzhda in strongest terms. https://www.khaama.com/taliban-strongly-reacts-to-killing-of-political-analyst-waheed-muzhda-in-kabul-city-04373/
11/21/2019 DoD Army Casualty Identified Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kirk T. Fuchigami Jr., 25, from Keaau, Hawaii...assigned to 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas...died Nov. 20, 2019, in Logar Province, Afghanistan, when their helicopter crashed while providing security for troops on the ground. The incident is under investigation. https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Releases/Release/Article/2022455/dod-identifies-army-casualties/
11/21/2019 DoD Army Casualty Identified Chief Warrant Officer 2 David C. Knadle, 33, from Tarrant, Texas...assigned to 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas...died Nov. 20, 2019, in Logar Province, Afghanistan, when their helicopter crashed while providing security for troops on the ground. The incident is under investigation. https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Releases/Release/Article/2022455/dod-identifies-army-casualties/
11/21/2019 Reuters At least four killed and 48 wounded in Baghdad protests - security sources Four people were killed and 48 wounded early on Thursday when Iraqi security forces shot live fire and tear gas canisters at protesters near two key bridges in Baghdad, security and medical sources said. The cause of death was live fire and tear gas canisters aimed directly at the head, the sources said. Police said earlier one protester was killed near Sinak bridge and one near the adjacent Ahrar bridge, police said. Two other critically wounded protesters died in hospital later, one from wounds caused by live fire shots to the head and the other struck in the head by tear gas canister, police and hospital sources said. https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-iraq-protests/at-least-four-killed-and-48-wounded-in-baghdad-protests-security-sources-idUKKBN1XV0UQ?rpc=401&
11/20/2019 AfghanistanTimes Two U.S service members killed in Logar helicopter cra At least two U.S. service members were killed, after a chopper crashed in eastern Logar province. U.S Forces Afghanistan (USFOR-A) in a press statement said that two U.S. service members were killed in a helicopter crash on November 20. According to the statement the cause of the crash is under investigation, but preliminary reports do not indicate it was caused by enemy fire. In accordance with U.S. Department of Defense policy, the names of the service members killed in action are being withheld until 24 hours after notification of next of kin is complete, statement added. http://www.afghanistantimes.af/two-u-s-service-members-killed-in-logar-helicopter-crash/
11/20/2019 Axios 2 U.S. troops dead in helicopter crash in Afghanistan Two U.S. service members were killed Wednesday in a helicopter crash in eastern Afghanistan, the U.S. military announced. https://www.axios.com/american-troops-dead-afghanistan-helicopter-e924927e-5318-45c7-a920-398d66b87e7c.html
11/19/2019 BNA Mortar Attack Killed, Injured Six Members of A Family Six members of a same family were killed and wounded following mortar attack in northern Kunduz province yesterday. General Abdul Rashid Bashir police chief of Kunduz told BNA correspondent, the mortar shell fired by Taliban militants and hit on a residential house, as a result a 14-year child was martyred and five others including women and a child were wounded. http://www.bakhtarnews.com.af/eng/security/item/41037-mortar-attack-killed-injured-six-members-of-a-family.html
11/19/2019 Reuters U.S., Australian hostages freed by Afghan Taliban in swap The Afghan Taliban released American and Australian university professors held hostage for more than three years on Tuesday, Afghan government officials said, completing a delayed prisoner swap and raising hopes for a revival of peace talks. American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks were kidnapped in August 2016 from outside the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul where both worked as professors. They were freed in return for the release of three Taliban commanders under a swap that had been long delayed, the officials said. https://ca.reuters.com/article/idCAKBN1XT0GF?rpc=401&