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War hero or murderer? Trump weighs in on military case

World Dec 18, 2018

War hero or murderer? Trump weighs in on military case

A decorated officer in an elite U.S. Army unit killed an unarmed Taliban suspect in Afghanistan. Of that, there appears to be no doubt. What is less certain is whether Major Matt Golsteyn, who has admitted to the killing, should be considered a cold-blooded killer ...

World Dec 3, 2018

U.S. airstrike kills Taliban 'shadow governor' in Afghanistan

A senior Taliban military commander has been killed in a U.S. airstrike in Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. Abdul Manan, who was the Taliban's "shadow governor" in the southern Helmand province, died of wounds sustained during an airstrike late on Saturday said Omar Zwak, a ...

U.S. touts new evidence of Iranian weaponry in Yemen and Afghanistan

World Nov 30, 2018

U.S. touts new evidence of Iranian weaponry in Yemen and Afghanistan

The United States on Thursday displayed pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons deployed to militants in Yemen and Afghanistan, a tactic by President Donald Trump's administration to pressure Tehran to curb its regional activities. The second presentation of Iranian weapons by the Pentagon, ...