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Taliban Insurgents Kill 31 Members Of US Special Forces And Seven Members Of Osama Bin Laden Killers Of SEAL Team 6…Was It Revenge For Bin Laden Execution?

August 7, 2011

┬áTaliban insurgents shot down a Chinook helicopter ┬áCH-47 today,with a rocket-propelled grenade near Kabul, killing 31 American service members and seven Afghan commandos in the deadliest single loss for coalition troops in the decade-long war. (NPR) (Grandmother of fallen Navy SEAL: ‘He was a great American’-CNN) It was a terribly painful blow to the national […]

Taliban: 1 U.S. Sailor Dead, Other Captured(VIDEO)

July 25, 2010

One of two American service members who were abducted in Afghanistan on Friday has been killed, provincial government officials said Sunday. [picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=taliban&iid=9421639″ src=”http://view.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9421639/pamphlet-appealing-for/pamphlet-appealing-for.jpg?size=500&imageId=9421639″ width=”234″ height=”160″ /] A Taliban spokesman tells The AP that two missing Americans, including one who was killed, “are in the hands of the Taliban.’ American and Nato officers […]