Afghan Improvised Bombs Kill Fewer U.s.-led Troops

U.S.-led troop deaths from makeshift bombs in Afghanistan are dropping sharply.

Topics:  u.s    afghanistan   bombs   u.s.-led   
BING NEWS:
  • Afghan Military Faces Surge in Roadside Bombs
    It had been planted not just to kill ... or improvised explosive devices. "Fighting them face-to-face is not a problem for us; our weakness is mines, we have some weakness countering mines," Jan said. After 12 years of war, roadside bombs are the No ...
    10/3/2013 - 7:22 am | View Link
  • Bomb kills 10 Afghan children, 2 NATO troops
    The Afghan army and police are this year fighting the insurgency with little or no help from international forces that have been in Afghanistan since the 2001 U.S.-led ... to improvised bombs accidentally detonated by passing vehicles that often kill ...
    06/2/2013 - 9:45 pm | View Link
  • U.N.: U.S.-led forces killed fewer Afghan civilians last year
    KABUL, Afghanistan — The number of civilians killed by U.S.-led forces and their Afghan allies dropped ... Taliban suicide attacks killed 237, the U.N said, and roadside bombs, known as Improvised Explosive Devices, or IEDs, caused 904 deaths.
    03/8/2011 - 11:00 am | 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
  • Can U.S. provide enough helicopters to fight Afghan war?
    KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan — In one of the worst chapters of their casualty-marred deployment in Afghanistan, Canadian forces earlier this year lost 10 soldiers in 90 days to improvised bombs on one ... By December, the U.S.-led coalition will ...
    11/23/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • INFORMATION CLEARING HOUSE. NEWS, COMMENTARY & INSIGHT
    Iraq; Over 100 persons killed, injured in Islamic State attack in Dhi Qar. Attacks on Iraqi restaurant and police checkpoint kill at least 50 ...
    09/17/2017 - 10:36 pm | View Website
  • Car bomb
    A car bomb, or truck bomb, also known as a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED), is an improvised explosive device placed inside a car or other vehicle ...
    09/17/2017 - 8:42 pm | View Website
  • Humanitarian | Thomson Reuters Foundation News
    About our Humanitarian coverage From major disaster, conflicts and under-reported stories, we shine a light on the world’s humanitarian hotspots.
    09/17/2017 - 4:10 pm | View Website
  • International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos ...
    Get the latest international news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news photos and videos at ABCNews.com
    09/17/2017 - 11:24 am | View Website
  • War in Afghanistan (2001–present)
    Afghanistan's political order began to break down with the overthrow of King Zahir Shah by his distant cousin Mohammed Daoud Khan in a bloodless 1973 Afghan coup d'état.
    09/14/2017 - 1:07 pm | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News