Wednesday, January 6, 2016

MARJAH PROFILE--After Action Report--CC AFGHANISTAN US SPECIAL FORCES--

Afghanistan Attack: One American Service Member Killed, 2 Wounded Near Marjah

NBCNews.com - ‎Jan 5, 2016‎
One U.S. service member died and two others were wounded during operations in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, the Pentagon said. The Department of Defense did not name the casualties, saying only that the incident took place near Marjah in Helmand ...

Pentagon: 'Ongoing Situation' in Marjah

Washington Free Beacon - ‎Jan 5, 2016‎
There is an ongoing situation of fighting in the Marjah area of the Helmand province in Afghanistan after one U.S. service member was killed and two wounded during a counterterrorism operation there, the Pentagon said Tuesday. U.S. Special Operations ...

US Service Member Killed, 2 Others Injured in Marjah

Department of Defense - ‎Jan 5, 2016‎
"His thoughts and prayers are with the family members of those injured and killed in this situation," Cook said. The U.S. forces came under fire in Marjah while conducting a “train, advise and assist” mission with their Afghan special operations ...

Afghanistan: US Troops Trapped Amid Firefight in Marjah, One Killed, Two Injured

Australia Network News - ‎Jan 5, 2016‎
More than a dozen U.S. Army special operations soldiers are trapped in Marjah, Afghanistan, taking cover in a compound surrounded by enemy fire and hostile Taliban fighters after a U.S. special operations solider was killed, and two others wounded ...

US soldier killed in Afghan mission

Yahoo News - ‎22 hours ago‎
The troops had come under fire while conducting a mission Tuesday with Afghan special operations counterparts in Marjah, Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said. "This is an ongoing situation, there is still a fight going on in the immediate ...

US soldier killed in Afghanistan

CNN - ‎Jan 5, 2016‎
(CNN) One U.S. soldier was killed and two wounded during a joint U.S.-Afghan Special Operations mission in Marjah, Afghanistan, Tuesday, with fighting still continuing, the Pentagon announced. A U.S. official told CNN that a quick reaction force has ...