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In a dimly lit room at McConnell air force base in south central Kansas, analysts from a National Guard intelligence reconnaissance surveillance group watch live drone surveillance video coming from war zones in the .... "But in Afghanistan, most of our drone strikes protect Afghan forces on the ground.
Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston, who publicly rebuked the pope on Saturday for those remarks, joined the pontiff and dozens of fellow bishops on a tented altar at a Lima airfield to celebrate the Mass. The crowd of 1.3 million people reported by the Vatican was the largest of Francis' weeklong, two-nation ...

Among the task force's successes, officials said, was the development of an offensive mindset among the Afghan forces. Minutes after the ceremony, ... This summer, backed by Marines, local troops retook the Nawa district center, the site of a vital airfield near the provincial capital. Local forces also carried ...
Joseph Votel of U.S. Central Command, which is based at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, said an influx of new American trainers can help escalate the fight. They'll be ... Afghan forces must "keep the pressure on all the time and work to gain the upper hand as quickly as we can. So that as we get into this ...
Vice President Pence arrives to speak to troops in a hangar at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan on Dec. 21, 2017. ... The U.S. military did not release additional details about the engagement, but U.S.-backed Afghan forces have been combating the Islamic State in eastern Afghanistan. "We are deeply ...
U.S. advisers will once again begin to assist Afghan forces at the "kandak" or battalion level, instead of at the higher corps level. Beginning next year, this will .... An army carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of Sgt. Dillon C. Baldridge at Dover Air Force Base, Del., June 12, 2017.more +.

Around 16,000 troops from U.S., NATO and other partner countries are in Afghanistan presently providing training to the Afghan forces within the framework of the NATO-led RS mission. Those among the ... 3 in eastern Parwan province where Bagram Airfield, the main base of coalition forces, is located.
Attacks had to be defensive, aimed at protecting Afghan forces on the ground, conditions that commanders complained tied their hands and led to a ... Night Train, was built in 1961, making it nearly twice as old as any of its five crew members from the 69th bomb Squadron out of Minot Air Base, N.D..
Mohammad Radmanish, deputy spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry. "These operations are to ... At the time, U.S. Special Tactics airmen and Afghan air force officials were surveying airfields in Faryab province to accommodate special operations and conventional aircraft. "Our work is critical to ...
Since the Marines left in 2014 as part of a U.S. military drawdown, Afghan forces were losing scores of troops every month and had watched the Taliban march up to the outskirts of the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah, lobbing rockets inside the airfield. Seven months after a Marine-led task force returned, ...
The airstrikes were carried out by US F-16s out of Bagram Air Base in ... the operation via twitter on Monday saying Afghan forces supported by ...
The advanced stealth fighter aircraft is based at Al Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates and required refueling support from KC-10 and KC-135 aircraft to reach the target. US Air Forces Central Command, which oversees US aircraft in the region, said the US Marine Corps also operated long-range ...
Five escaped from Fort Bliss and one from Sheppard AFB. ... Radmanish, a spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry in Kabul, denied the ...
Mohammad Radmanish, a spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry in Kabul, denied the bribery allegations and insisted that Afghan troops ...
Some 350 Americans lost their lives helping Afghan forces secure key ... and police recaptured Nawa, a large town south of Bost airfield.
Hundreds of American troops will accompany Afghan forces on ... off for a nighttime mission at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, August 22, 2017.
Some 350 Americans lost their lives helping Afghan forces secure key .... and police recaptured Nawa, a large town south of Bost airfield.

... facilities at the repurposed Bagram and Kandahar Soviet airfield's, and ... members to primarily assist combat Advisors enable Afghan forces, ...
Some 350 Americans lost their lives helping Afghan forces secure key .... and police recaptured Nawa, a large town south of Bost airfield.
... support to give Afghan forces a more decisive advantage over the insurgents, ... security advisor Mohammad Hanif Atmar in Bagram Air Base.
... be held in the fortified Bagram airbase in the Parwan Province instead ... to the Afghan forces inability to stop militants from gaining territory.
A U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter departs for a mission at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, July 6, 2017. A crash in Afghanistan of a ...
... and insider attacks on American and Afghan forces have more than ... Hawk arrival ceremony, Oct. 7, 2017, at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan.
... support to give Afghan forces a more decisive advantage over the insurgents, ... security advisor Mohammad Hanif Atmar in Bagram Air Base.
The joint raid with Afghan forces was part of a broader operation to clear the Taliban from parts of Logar, Saleh said. The militants, who are ...
... State Rex Tillerson arrives to Pakistan's Nur Khan military airbase in ... it hosts terror groups fighting the US and Afghan forces in Afghanistan.
Tillerson made the remarks during a surprise visit to Bagram Airfield, ... using Humvees captured from Afghan forces for suicide bombings, and ...
... training and equipping Afghan forces, the inspector general noted, and ... bases across the U.S. with Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, ...
... during a transfer of authority ceremony at Bagram Airfield on Oct. 14 in ... surveillance and reconnaissance with Afghan forces, according to ...
Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers keep watch outside the Bagram Airfield entrance gate, north of Kabul, Afghanistan November 12, 2016.
A Blackhawk helicopter flies during the handover ceremony of Blackhawk helicopters from US to the Afghan forces at the Kandahar Air base, ...
A Mirage 2000D at Kandahar air base. (Wikimedia Commons) .... The Afghan Defense Ministry is reporting over 100 Afghan deaths in October. The Taliban killed ...
"Additionally, the recent addition of six F-16s at Bagram Air Base, coupled ... and inflicting major casualties on both Afghan forces and civilians.
Kabul, Afghanistan -- The United States officially gave the Afghan air force its first Black Hawk helicopters on Saturday, as the country marked 16 years since a U.S.-led invasion ousted the Taliban from power and ignited America's longest war. President Ashraf Ghani took delivery of the American-made ...
An Afghan A-29 pilot walks toward his aircraft at Kandahar Airfield, ... aviation, artillery and intelligence support provided to the Afghan forces.".
An Afghan A-29 pilot walks toward his aircraft at Kandahar Airfield, ... aviation, artillery and intelligence support provided to the Afghan forces.".
Mattis said that the Afghan forces are becoming bolder in combat because ... their arrival at Al-Udeid air base in Qatar on September 28, 2017.
Hunter army Airfield soldiers prepare for Afghanistan ... aviation support to Afghan forces and the U.S. forces in Afghanistan, Johnson said.
Afghan forces Are Praised, Despite Still Relying Heavily on U.S. Help .... at Bagram Air Base, the main American military base in the country.
Five escaped from Fort Bliss and one from Sheppard AFB. ... Radmanish, a spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry in Kabul, denied the ...
... the meeting took place in the heavily fortified Bagram Air Base north of ... military victory over U.S.-backed Afghan forces is impossible, and to ...
The U.N. put the blame for 38 percent of the casualties from the airstrikes at the hands of the U.S.-led coalition, with Afghan forces, who are now ...
... as it taxis to the runway at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan March 9, 2016. ... there is still much more work to be done to improve Afghan forces.
Mattis said that the Afghan forces are becoming bolder in combat because ... their arrival at Al-Udeid air base in Qatar on September 28, 2017.
The first two UH-60A Black Hawks were transported to Kandahar Airfield ... the transition to Black Hawks essential to the Afghan forces' ability ...
... Ghani said elite Afghan forces were deployed after the attack, which ... to land, including in Kabul itself and at Bagram Airfield north of the city.
The convoy was attacked near Bagram Airfield on Monday, ... order to help advise Afghan forces as part of a new strategy unveiled last month.
A spokesman for the Afghan Defense Ministry later tried to walk back the comments, saying that Lt. Gen. Yaftali had only "reports, not evidence ...
The B-1Bs were flown in from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam ... Mattis stressed that Afghan forces will remain in the lead, with the extra U.S. ...
... of a suicide attack followed by a clash between Afghan forces and ISIS .... the Kubinka airbase outside Moscow, Russia, on August 27, 2017.


 

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