Three US soldiers were killed and three wounded by a bomb in Afghanistan Tuesday, according to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.
Officials would not give further detail until next of kin were notified, saying only that the injured were evacuated and receiving medical treatment. Ghazni has become the most hotly contested province in Afghanistan, which is no small feat given the Taliban's mastery in strongholds such as Helmand and Kunduz.
The attack occurred on November 27 near Ghazni city in central Afghanistan.
He said US Special Forces had been conducting operations with Afghan forces around Ghazni city since Monday.
Indiscriminate assaults by the Taliban and fighters from the Khorasan Province branch of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) have left millions of Afghans fearing for their lives each and every day.
The casualties came after another US soldier was killed in the southwestern province of Nimroz on November 24. Brent Taylor of the Utah National Guard was killed in an "insider attack" by a rogue Afghan commando he was training in Kabul. The great majority of USA forces withdrew by the end of 2014, but those still in the country often are involved in supporting combat situations on the ground as well as by air.
The latest deaths come just days after a US soldier was killed in a firefight with Al Qaeda forces Saturday, defense officials told Fox News.
The U.S. and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation formally concluded their combat mission in Afghanistan in 2014, but still provide close support to Afghan forces and carry out counterterrorism operations.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said Pakistan should hold those responsible for 26/11 attacks to account. Even after 10 years of the terror attack, the fear of terrorism is still in our inside.
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Since the play came after the third quarter clock expired though, the Brown touchdown was taken off the board. Coach Matt Luke thanked McGriff in a Friday morning statement for "his hard work and dedication to Ole Miss".
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The US might boost aid for telecommunications development in nations that shun Huawei equipment, some of the people said. Countries in which the USA has a military base, such as Germany, Italy and Japan, are of particular interest.
Retailers also fell, and energy companies plunged with oil prices as the market sank back into the red for the year. Sydney's S&P-ASX 200 was 0.4 percent lower at 5,671.80 and India's Sensex declined 0.6 percent to 35,559.08.
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The central government will also set up a centre for interfaith studies at Guru Nanak Dev University in Amritsar, Jaitley said. The heritage complex at Sultanpur Lodhi, Pind Babe Nanak da will be developed to depict life in the times of Guru Nanak Devji.
Former FBI Director James Comey and FBI agent Peter Strzok also used private email accounts to conduct government business. Her legal team has said she "almost always" used her personal email to work out scheduling issues related to her family.
But the Wildcats swept every other Big Ten West team and clinched a berth in the title game with two games left. The Wolverines have beaten three of the four teams it lost to past year , leaving Ohio State as the last one.
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