Tag Archive for Afghanistan

August 6, 2011

Crash Kills 25 SEAL Team Members

ABC News reports a helicopter crash in Afghanistan has killed 25 SEAL team members and six other unidentified American servicemembers. President Karzai’s office released this statement: President Hamid Karzai was grieved by the deaths of 31 American Special Force troops after a helicopter they were on board crashed in a province. The chopper was reportedly […]

October 9, 2010

Taliban Kills British Aid Worker During Failed Rescue

The Jawa Report says Taliban terrorists have killed British aid worker Linda Norgrove during a failed rescue attempt by American Special Forces. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends…

July 2, 2009

US Soldier Captured By Taliban

A US soldier missing since June 30 is a prisoner of the Taliban in Afghanistan. The US spokeswoman would not provide further details.

May 20, 2009

U.S. Military Burns Qur’ans ahh Bibles

Appears that U.S. Military in Afghanistan burned Christian Bibles rather than have them fall into Afghan hands. Shameful. Another sign of how far we’ve fallen as a society.

April 10, 2009

Top US General Sorry For Mistakes Studies Islam

Top US General in Afghanistan, Gen. David McKeirnan, is so sorrrrry for all the mistakes America has made and is now studying Islam.

August 13, 2008

Three Western Women Killed In Afghan Attack

Three female workers for International Rescue Committee have been killed in an attack on their vehicles. The International Rescue Committee says it has suspended its humanitarian aid programs in Afghanistan indefinitely.

August 5, 2008

FOX News Cameraman Chris Jackson Helps Save Injured Marine

FOX News cameraman Chris Jackson helped save an injured Marine Sunday night in Afghanistan. FOX News reports that an IED exploded near their convoy, injuring Marines and Jackson himself. Jackson returned to the burning vehicle and pulled an injured Marine out. Wonderful story. Wishing Jackson and the injured Marines all the best…

May 13, 2008

Taleban Says It Downed US Helicopter

In Afghanistan, the Taleban says it is responsible for the emergency landing of US Helicopter in Nuristan province. No Injuries are reported. Read The Full Story At The BBC.

January 10, 2008

Afghan Translator Sounds Off For Lt. Col. Allen B. West

The Allen West campaign has released a letter written by an Afghan translator. The translator worked for West during his time in Afghanistan. Message: I am Abdullah 22 from Kandahar Afghanistan; I was Mr. Allen West translator for two years here in Kandahar Afghanistan. I remember a time, not long ago that I was standing […]

October 19, 2007

Afghans Better Off Than Five Years Ago Want Troops To Stay

According to a poll conducted by Environics Research on behalf of The Globe and Mail, the CBC and La Presse, over 60 percent of Afghans believe they are better off than they were five years ago and they want NATO troops to stay. Commenting on the poll, AllahPundit at Hotair.com said, “Shocking, and not just […]