The killing is the latest'green on blue attack suffered by Nato forces in Afghanistan More
10 July, 2018, 08:27
The death is the third American military fatality in Afghanistan this year.
One U.S. service member was killed and two wounded Saturday in an apparent insider attack in Afghanistan, according to the U.S. -led military coalition.
He urged both groups to come to the negotiating table, adding, the US would be willing to help facilitate the discussions. He had been serving in Afghanistan since February.
Some of the U.S. forces are involved in counterterrorism operations, particularly against the local Islamic State group. Though a recent ceasefire gave people hope that an end is in sight, it lasted for only three days, according to The Washington Post.
During his confirmation hearings, Secretary of State Pompeo viewed the US role in Afghanistan as a "humble" mission with an "objective of leaving", but not before threats to American security from the region have been neutralized and the Afghan government is stabilized.
As in other areas of the war, Afghan units suffer more heavily than coalition units from insider attacks. "And I will tell you honestly, we have had our Afghan partners come to us with intelligence that preempted potential attacks, and they have been proactively taking care of their own problems".
"Cpl. Maciel was an excellent soldier beloved by his teammates and dedicated to our mission", Lt. Col. David Conner, Maciel's battalion commander, said in a statement to the military news website.
The last insider attack occurred in August 2017. In that incident, a Romanian soldier was injured. A U.S. Defense Department report released earlier this month found civilian casualties had increased 73 percent between December and May compared to the same period the year before. He is survived by his mother and father.
Kavanaugh also did preliminary work that led to Clinton's impeachment for an affair with a White House intern. Many , including Leo, believe that it was a major contributing factor to his victory in 2016.
The pause will give divers time to prepare gear, including masks and refilling air tanks, for the next round of rescue efforts. Thirteen medical teams - each with its own ambulance and helicopter - await the boys and their coach , according to Reuters .
The case pertains to a number of properties against the Sharif family in Avenfield House, Park Lane, London. After the conviction, it was not sure if Sharif and Maryam would come back to face rigorous imprisonment.
He believes Kane's "mentality" mimicked that of Wilkinson, who famously kicked England to glory at the Rugby World Cup in 2003. Kane remains focused on England's semifinal rival, who will be the victor of the game between Russian Federation and Croatia .
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The heat-related death toll continues to rise across Quebec as Environment Canada issues a smog and heat warning for today. About it reports the Montreal Gazette, citing data from the press service of the Minister of health of the province.
The words "nuclear", "weapons", and "denuclearization" were not used in their opening remarks to each other. North Korea could also deliver the remains of some American soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War.
Schumer said that while Democrats don't control the Senate - Republicans have a 51-49 edge - most senators back abortion rights. I am not going to vote for anyone who tells me they are going to decide a case before the facts are presented".
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Serena's victory followed elder sister Venus' hard-fought battle to see off Romania's Alexandra Dulgheru 4-6 6-0 6-1. She said: "This year I tried to not put that much pressure because last year I think I put too much".
After making it through the quarterfinals, the final four squads will have a couple of days to prepare for their next matches. Such issues seem a lifetime ago as Roberto Martinez prepares his charges for the biggest game in Belgian footballing history.
Samsung opens world's biggest smartphone factory in India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday will visit Noida in Uttar Pradesh , to inaugurate a new unit of Samsung plant. The plant spans 35 acres (141 thousand sq.m.) and aims to increase overall production of devices in India by 50%.
Crews build containment around destructive California fires
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England knows the XI for Tunisia, Delph confirms
Kane says that, despite being captain, leadership will be shared among players but that he knows he has to deliver the goals. Gerrard said: "I think the treatment of Raheem has been slightly over the top".
Tropical Storm Beryl could become hurricane on Friday
Small storms can morph quickly - Beryl flared up from a depression Thursday morning to a hurricane in less than 24 hours. While the storm is expected to dissipate as it nears the southern Caribbean islands, rain and winds are expects.
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Uruguay boss Oscar Tabarez refuses to clarify future
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