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USA service member killed in eastern Afghanistan on wednesday

USA service member killed in eastern Afghanistan on wednesday

And seven more members of the Utah unit were injured in the operation against a group affiliated with the Islamic State, the Utah Guard reported in a news release.

"One U.S. service member has died as a result of wounds suffered Wednesday during a partnered operation with U.S. and Afghan Forces in Eastern Afghanistan", said a statement from U.S. Forces Afghanistan.

USFOR said in a statement that efforts to notify the deceased service member's next of kin are underway and wounded military personnel have been medically evacuated for treatment.

The latest death brings the number of American service members killed while involved in the fight against ISIS-K this year to seven, and the total for us troops in Afghanistan this year to 10.

People living in fear, will fight to save composite culture: Sharad Yadav
When asked who all would turn up, he said, "There would be hardly anybody from the Opposition who will not come". He said that JD-U President and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has also been invited to participate.

A USA soldier surveys a training ground near Kandahar, Afghanistan on March 14.

USA forces, as part of a counterterrorism operation, have been assisting the Afghan government in efforts to defeat the group, which has maintained a foothold in eastern Afghan provinces near the border with Pakistan.

Photo Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is helping lead the Trump administration's strategy review for the war in Afghanistan. The United States has repeatedly carried out drone attacks to kill the group's leaders.


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