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Boy shot and killed by US soldier in Afghanistan

Afghan officials said that a boy under the age of eighteen was shot and killed by a United States Soldier on Monday in Kabul near an American airfield. 58 more words


Statement by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on Attack Against U.S. Service Members in Afghanistan

It is with deep regret that I learned today that six U.S. service members died in Afghanistan Monday. We are still learning all of the details, but two other service members and a U.S. 124 more words

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THE LAND OF THE ENLIGHTENED (2016): New Documentary On The Lives Of Afghani Children

From first- time director Pieter-Jan De Pue, The Land Of The Enlightened follows a group of children from the Kuchi Tribe,who live in a minefield around Bagram airfield, Afghanistan… 80 more words


At Bagram Airfield, a mass grave hints at the brutality of another Afghan war

From Washington Post, by Dan Lamothe, Oct 2015

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — The remains of at least 46 people sit surrounded by concertina wire on a quiet side of this sprawling military installation, away from most foot traffic. 185 more words

World At WAR

Company clears more than 5,000 miles in Afghanistan

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (Sept. 28, 2015) — Preparation for this vehicle doesn’t include your typical fluid level and tire pressure checks. At 56,000 pounds, this “Buffalo” requires a pre-mission prep that includes claw, communication, navigation, and safety inspections. 1,000 more words


DoD Announces New Law of War Manual

Today, the Department of Defense has issued the first-ever DoD-wide Law of War Manual.
The manual is the product of a multi-year effort by military and… 87 more words

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FALLEN HEROES - Krissie K. Davis, 54

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a DoD civilian who was supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan.

Krissie K. Davis, 54, of Talladega, Alabama, a member of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) at Anniston, Alabama, and deployed to DLA Disposition Services Bagram as part of the civilian expeditionary workforce, was killed June 8, during an indirect fire attack on Bagram Airbase, Afghanistan.

Release No: NR-222-15
June 09, 2015

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