Daily News (182)
Friday, 11 March 2011 10:33 Written by ISAF Joint Command
WASHINGTON â€“ International Security Assistance Forces conducted a precision airstrike yesterday targeting two Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan terrorist organization leaders in the Dara Soof Payan district of Afghanistanâ€™s Samangan province yesterday, military officials reported.
Friday, 11 March 2011 10:21 Written by ISAF Joint Command
WASHINGTON â€“ Afghan and coalition forces killed eight enemy fighters and detained several others yesterday in operations throughout Afghanistan, military officials reported.
COMBAT OUTPOST KOWALL, Afghanistan â€“ A program through which villagers augment the police in providing and maintaining security is taking root in the Arghandab district of Afghanistanâ€™s Kandahar province, a former Taliban stronghold.
Wednesday, 09 March 2011 08:53 Written by ISAF Joint Command
WASHINGTON â€“ Afghan and coalition forces killed two enemy fighters and detained several others, including a Haqqani network terrorist leader, in the Sabari district of Afghanistanâ€™s Khost province yesterday.
Thursday, 10 March 2011 07:45 Written by Karen Parrish
BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan â€“ Regional Command East forces are focused on expanding security around the Afghan capital of Kabul and providing a layered defense along Afghanistanâ€™s border with Pakistan, their commander said here this week.
Tuesday, 08 March 2011 11:00 Written by Karen Parrish
COMBAT OUTPOST KOWALL, Afghanistan â€“ Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates said today he finds conditions here â€œvery encouraging,â€ as he ended his second full day of high-level meetings, troop visits and commander briefings in Afghanistan.
Friday, 04 March 2011 08:48 Written by Terri Moon Cronk
WASHINGTON â€“ Few Defense Department agencies have a more important mission than the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization, Deputy Defense Secretary William J. Lynn III told a Pentagon audience today.