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WASHINGTON â€“ As he nears the end of his tour as deputy commanding general in charge of training the Afghan National Army for NATO Training Mission Afghanistan, Army Maj. Gen. Gary Patton has seen some big changes.
WASHINGTON â€“ A combined Afghan and coalition force captured a Taliban facilitator yesterday during a security operation in Kandahar provinceâ€™s Zharay district, military officials reported.
WASHINGTON â€“ An International Security Assistance Force three-vehicle convoy was involved in an accident in Kabul today that killed an Afghan civilian and wounded two others, according to initial reporting.
WASHINGTON â€“ Afghan and coalition forces killed two armed insurgents and detained at least 10 others yesterday during clearing operations in the Imam Sahib district of Afghanistanâ€™s Kunduz province.
WASHINGTON â€“ Afghan and coalition forces detained several suspected insurgents yesterday in the Mohammad Aghah district of Afghanistanâ€™s Logar province, military officials reported.
WASHINGTON â€“ With spring coming in Afghanistan, the Defense Department is set to perform the same â€œremarkableâ€ work it conducted in last yearâ€™s troop surge to get warfighters everything they need while working to institutionalize those procedures, the departmentâ€™s undersecretary for acquisitions, technology and logistics told a congressionally established commission today.
WASHINGTON â€“ The Mehtar Lam district in Afghanistanâ€™s Laghman province is ready for its role in the first security-transition wave set for July, the provincial reconstruction team leader and Laghmanâ€™s governor said yesterday.