Afghan Taliban kill 4 police in checkpoint attacks The U.S.-led military coalition ends its mission next year ... 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. The Taliban have littered many of the country's roads with improvised bombs that often kill civilians instead of security forces. An explosion from ... 06/2/2013 - 12:10 pm | View Link
Afghan Taliban kill 4 police in checkpoint attacks The U.S.-led military coalition ends its mission next year ... 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. The Taliban have littered many of the country’s roads with improvised bombs that often kill civilians instead of security forces. 06/2/2013 - 7:38 am | View Link
Afghan improvised bombs kill fewer U.S.-led troops WASHINGTON – U.S.-led troop deaths from makeshift bombs in Afghanistan are dropping sharply even though the number of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) planted by insurgents are near record levels, Pentagon data show. Now, less than half of troop ... 06/26/2012 - 2:07 pm | View Link
Insurgents Target Afghan Minibus and U.S. Base, Killing 24 People But the poorly-made devices often kill civilians travelling on ... Military officials say the makeshift bombs, also known as IEDs (improvised-explosive devices) are the main killer of troops in the U.S.-led NATO force deployed in Afghanistan and local ... 08/17/2011 - 9:42 pm | View Link
Afghan Deaths Threaten Support For U.S. Offensive "There were some unfortunate casualties, and we have determined that, yes, we did kill ... another U.S.-led offensive is under way. Farnoudi says it appears to be a trend occurring throughout the country. "There is more IEDs and improvised bombs and ... 04/22/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Civilian casualties in the war in Afghanistan (2001–14 ... Year: Civilians killed as a result of insurgent actions: Civilians killed as a result of U.S-led military actions: Civilians killed as a result of the war 03/3/2015 - 5:37 am | View Website
Military Daily News | Military.com Daily updates of everything that you need know about what is going on in the military community and abroad including military gear and equipment, breaking news ... 03/2/2015 - 12:40 pm | View Website
iCasualties | Operation Enduring Freedom | Afghanistan Huge new avalanches have hit Afghanistan's Panjshir Valley, closing off areas that were already difficult to reach, the provincial governor says. 03/2/2015 - 7:04 am | View Website
International News | World News Get the latest international news and events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews 03/2/2015 - 3:29 am | View Website
Today in Afghanistan Note: DoD has reversed the decision to classify SIGAR reports on the status of Afghan forces. Information about specific units will still be classified, but the ... 03/1/2015 - 11:30 am | View Website
Voice of AmericaRussian Activist Thinks Kremlin Ordered Nemtsov's DeathVoice of AmericaRussian anti-Kremlin activist Alexei Navalny said Tuesday that he thought fellow opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was killed by members of either the state security services or a "pro-government organization" acting "on the orders of the political leadership of As Nemtsov buried, Russian opposition faces gloomy futureTribune-ReviewBoris Nemtsov was brave, honest and outspoken - a death sentence in Vladimir mirror.co.ukAs Nemtsov buried, Russian opposition faces gloomywww.muskokaregion.com/all 46 news articles »
Former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords is returning to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to help kick-start a longshot campaign to expand criminal background checks to all commercial firearms sales.
The organization says many people sent to prison because of gun crimes get their guns through theft or the black market, and no amount of background checks can stop those criminals.
The legislation that ushered in background checks for guns bought from federal licensed dealers was named after James Brady, the press secretary to President Ronald Reagan who was shot in the head in 1981 and died last year.