Tag Archives: US soldiers


US to deploy more troops to Saudi Arabia, UAE following requests

09 September, 2019 4:25 am 4:25 am

WASHINGTON – The Pentagon says the US will deploy additional troops and military equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates to beef up security, as President Donald Trump has at least for now decided against any immediate military strike on Iran in response to the attack on the Saudi oil industry. Defense Secretary … Read More


Taliban says more Americans will die after Trump abruptly ends Afghan talks

09 September, 2019 12:44 am 12:44 am

KABUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Afghan Taliban Sunday warned that President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel Afghan peace talks will cost more American lives  while the United States promised to keep up military pressure on the militants, in a stunning reversal of efforts to forge a deal ending nearly 20 years of war in Afghanistan. The Islamist … Read More

Three US soldiers killed in Afghanistan blast

11 November, 2018 11:05 pm 11:05 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – A roadside bomb blast killed three US soldiers and wounded three others near the central Afghan city of Ghazni on Tuesday, the NATO-led Resolute Support mission said. Taliban insurgents, who control large parts of Ghazni province, claimed responsibility for the attack, which also wounded an American civilian contractor. A Taliban commander in … Read More