11 Aug '12, 5pm

3 more ISAF soldiers killed by Afghan police in Helmand; 10 Afghan police killed by colleague: Hours after a rog...

Hours after a rogue Afghan National Police (ANP) commander lured Afghan and US soldiers to a checkpoint in the restive Sangin district of Helmand province and shot them to death, an Afghan man said to belong to the ANP but dressed in civilian clothes opened fire and killed three International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) personnel in another district in the same province. Afghan officials have identified the slain ISAF personnel as US Marines, but ISAF officials have yet to confirm the nationalities or identities of those killed. The attack took place while an ISAF unit was visiting a police station in the Garmsir district of Helmand province. Afghan and ISAF officials have offered contradictory statements regarding the attack, which occurred on Friday, but ISAF has indicated that the gunman was dressed in civilian clothes and was apprehended after the shooting. Helman...

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Afghan police commander kills 3 US troops in He...

longwarjournal.org 10 Aug '12, 2pm

An Afghan police commander killed three US soldiers in an attack in the southern province of Helmand today. There have bee...

3 U.S. troops killed by man in Afghan army uniform

armytimes.com 10 Aug '12, 11am

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/08/ap-three-kia-afghanistan-081012/ Man in Afghan army uniform kills 3 U.S. troops The ...

3 U.S. troops killed by man in Afghan army uniform

militarytimes.com 10 Aug '12, 11am

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/08/ap-three-kia-afghanistan-081012/ Man in Afghan uniform kills three U.S. troops B...

6 Americans killed in one day in Afghanistan

navytimes.com 11 Aug '12, 3pm

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6 Americans killed in one day in Afghanistan #M...

marinecorpstimes.com 11 Aug '12, 2pm

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3 killed in Afghanistan were spec ops Marines

armytimes.com 10 Aug '12, 5pm

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3 killed in Afghanistan were spec ops Marines #...

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3 killed in Afghanistan were spec ops Marines

militarytimes.com 10 Aug '12, 5pm

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People Demand Protection From The Police #niger...

strategypage.com 12 Aug '12, 12pm

August 12, 2012: The Boko Haram violence (which has left over 1,600 dead in the last three years) has caused a national up...

Our thoughts are with the families and friends ...

marinecorpstimes.com 13 Aug '12, 10pm

http://www.marinecorpstimes.com/news/2012/08/marine-six-kia-identified-helmand-afghanistan-081312/ Pentagon IDs 6 Marines ...

Afghan police engage with youngsters in Helmand

mod.uk 17 Aug '12, 10am

The event, organised by Afghan police and supported by members of the King's Royal Hussars and 1st Battalion Welsh Guards,...

6 Americans killed in one day in Afghanistan

militarytimes.com 11 Aug '12, 3pm

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Two US soldiers killed in latest green-on-blue ...

longwarjournal.org 17 Aug '12, 2pm

Two US soldiers were killed during a pair of attacks by Afghan security personnel in southern and western Afghanistan. The...

2 more ISAF troops wounded in latest green-on-b...

longwarjournal.org 13 Aug '12, 5pm

Coalition forces in Afghanistan have come under attack from Afghan security personnel for the fifth time in the past week....

Pentagon IDs 6 Marines killed in Helmand

militarytimes.com 13 Aug '12, 10pm

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/08/marine-six-kia-identified-helmand-afghanistan-081312/ Pentagon IDs 6 Marines kil...