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AC-130J gunship team honored for saving 88 Americans, Afghans in overseas shootout
Another AC-130J Ghostrider team has been recognized for their combat valor in Afghanistan.
The threat to our security isn’t reducing troop levels in Afghanistan and Iraq — it’s failing to withdraw them entirely
The author of this commentary says there is little gain by merely reducing the number of troops we deploy into war zones abroad.
By Daniel L. Davis
Green Beret from 1st Special Forces Group dies during combat ops in Afghanistan, leaves pregnant wife and young daughter
This year has been the deadliest for U.S. forces in Afghanistan since the mission to the country scaled down at the start of 2015.
By Howard Altman and Kyle Rempfer
Special tactics airman killed in Afghanistan followed in family’s footsteps
Aaron Elchin last spoke to his brother, Air Force Staff Sgt. Dylan J. Elchin, Saturday via Facetime from Afghanistan.
By Andrew Goldstein, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via the AP