U.S. Military Mission In Afghanistan Will End August 31, Biden SaysPresident Biden said the withdrawal from Afghanistan of U.S troops after 20 years of war will conclude on August 31, ahead of the September 11 deadline he announced in mid-April.
Biden Announces Withdrawal Of All U.S. Troops From Afghanistan By 9/11President Biden announced Wednesday plans to pull all U.S. military forces from Afghanistan by September 11, 2021, a move that will bring an end to America's longest war by the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon.
Military Says Soldier From NJ Was Seizing Taliban Weapons Cache When He Was KilledSgt. 1st Class Michael Goble was with his unit when they discovered Taliban weapons, said a spokesman for the U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
Body Of New Jersey Soldier Michael James Goble Returned To U.S.Goble was killed Monday in a roadside bombing in northern Kunduz province. The Taliban has claimed they were behind the attack.
Death Of Soldier In Afghanistan Hits New Jersey Town HardGoble’s unit was engaged in combat operations in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, when he suffered fatal injuries, the Pentagon said. No other details were provided.
Death Of Soldier In Afghanistan Hits New Jersey Town HardFamily, friends, and community members in Bergen County were mourning Sgt. 1st Class Michael Goble on Tuesday.
New Jersey Soldier Michael James Goble Killed In Combat In Afghanistan, Pentagon SaysGoble’s unit was engaged in combat operations in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, when he suffered fatal injuries, the Pentagon said. No other details were provided.
President Trump Makes Surprise Thanksgiving Visit To AfghanistanPresident Donald Trump showed up in Afghanistan on Thursday for a surprise Thanksgiving visit with troops engaged in America's longest-ever military conflict.
Funeral Held For Marine, Firefighter Christopher Slutman Killed In Afghanistan Roadside BombingThe 43-year-old father of three bravely wore two uniforms as a Marine staff sergeant and a decorated 15-year veteran of the FDNY.
Remains Of U.S. Marine Killed In Afghanistan Roadside Bombing Return Home To Long IslandCpl. Robert Hendricks, 25, of Locust Valley, was among three Marines who died in a roadside bombing earlier this month.
2 New Yorkers Among Marines Killed In Afghanistan Roadside BombingStaff Sgt. Christopher Slutman, an FDNY firefighter, and Cpl. Robert Hendricks, a 25-year-old from Locust Valley, lost their lives in the bombing near their military base. Sgt. Benjamin Hines, 31, of York, Pennsylvania, was also killed.
Bronx Firefighter Killed By Taliban Roadside Bomb In AfghanistanA veteran FDNY firefighter was one of three Americans killed when a bomb when off Monday near a military base in Afghanistan.
Days Before Being Killed In Afghanistan, Utah Mayor Urged Americans To VoteA community in Utah is in mourning after its mayor, Brent Taylor, was killed in Afghanistan while he was deployed with the National Guard.
Injured Veteran Receives First Total Penis, Scrotum TransplantThe Johns Hopkins reconstructive surgery team has successfully performed the first total penis and scrotum transplant in the world.
At Least 95 Killed, 150 Wounded In Car Bombing In Afghan CapitalIt has been a month of relentless attacks in Afghanistan, with the Taliban and the Islamic State affiliate making alternate claims of responsibility.