War in Afghanistan

File photo of a police officer on the scene. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Shot By Spokane Deputies Was Afghanistan Vet

A man described as a decorated veteran of Afghanistan was shot and killed after a police chase that involved two states.

CBS Seattle–02/12/2014

Joint Base Lewis-McChord Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

The Department of Defense says Pfc. Markie T. Sims of Citra died Saturday in Panjwal, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

CBS Seattle–12/31/2012

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7 US Troops Killed in Afghan Chopper Crash

Seven American troops and four Afghans died in a Black Hawk helicopter crash on Thursday in southern Afghanistan, the NATO military coalition said. The Taliban claimed their fighters shot down the aircraft.

CBS Seattle–08/16/2012

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Afghan Police Officer Kills 3 US Marines

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Officials say an Afghan police officer has shot and killed three U.S. Marines in southern Afghanistan. It is the third attack on coalition forces by their Afghan counterparts in a week. A […]