Upper Gereshk Valley, Afghanistan — Sept. 28, 2011 When the bomb exploded, Navy Chief Petty Officer Justin Wilson didn't run away. He ran toward it. On Sept. 28, 2011, Wilson and Marine Staff Sgt. Nicholas Sprovtsoff had gone to investigate an ... Stars and Stripes, 1 month ago
A mine went off in Marja district of Taliban former stronghold the southern Helmand province Friday afternoon, killing three innocent children, spokesman for provincial government Omar Zawak said Saturday. "Three innocent children were playing on a ...China.org.cn, 3 weeks ago
I was about as far away from Afghanistan as I could possibly be. I was in an Austrian ski resort, having fun, taking a small group of soldiers from my Regiment to the Army Telemark Ski Championships. It was relaxed soldiering at its best. We were a ...Noodls, 1 month ago
Helmand province, Afghanistan — June 2012 Gunnery Sgt. Brian Jacklin and his teammates were surrounded on all sides, under heavy fire, and two of the Marines were bleeding out. The medevac choppers were five minutes away, and the Marines needed ...Stars and Stripes, 1 month ago
Saturday, June 6, 2015 Lashkargah (BNA) At least six Taliban militants were killed and two others wounded during clearing operation led by Afghan National Army (ANA) in Helmand province last night. Official of 215 Maiwand National Crops ...Bakhtar News Agency, 1 month ago
CAMP SHORABAK, Afghanistan -- Addressing more than 60 soldiers at the largest military base in volatile Helmand province, an Afghan commander preached classic counterinsurgency doctrine: patrol through a nearby village to constrict Taliban ...Military.com, 1 month ago Helmand-based Afghan soldiers largely abandon counterinsurgency patrols taught by coalition forces as security deteriorates Stars and Stripes, 1 month ago
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