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2017-8-20 · The three officers attended the launch of the Afghan Army’s new special operations corps. Associated Press Defense Secretary James Mattis attends a news conference, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at ...

2020-8-28 · The arc of the Black protest tradition: John Lewis and BLM Douglas M. Haynes, opinion contributor 8/28/2020 Afghan interpreter for US Army was beheaded by Taliban.

2021-7-16 · The withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan threatens the essential rights of Afghan women to education, healthcare, employment and participation in politics, activists say, as the Taliban ...

2021-7-21 · Afghan interpreter for US Army was beheaded by Taliban. Others fear a similar fate

2017-8-21 · US commander in Afghanistan launches special ops corps. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, to the right of the podium, is joined by top U.S. and Afghan military leaders for the launch of the Afghan Army’s new special operations corp on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at Camp Morehead, a training base southeast of Kabul. (AP Photo/Lolita Baldor) Lolita Baldor.

2010-8-2 · Pakistani double-crosses, Taliban surges, Afghan corruption, the woeful state of the American-trained Afghan army and police, and ... followed by “Terp” to designate the Afghan-American interpreter who would accompany us, and “In Bed,” which meant me. ... or the tedium that attends them. Plenty of soldiers don’t leave the base. They ...

2017-8-20 · US commander in Afghanistan launches special ops corps ... the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan on Sunday hailed the launch of the Afghan Army’s …

2018-11-25 · Partners and allies might second guess working with us.” Slowing of visas. The Afghan Special Immigrant Visa program was created through the Afghan Allies Protection Act of 2009 to provide visas to Afghans who worked at least one year as a translator or interpreter for or on behalf of the U.S. government in Afghanistan in order to allow them ...

2013-12-19 · It killed 1st Lt. Jason Togi, 24, of Pago Pago, American Samoa, and an Afghan interpreter on a similar convoy mission riding in the same type of RG-31 armored truck.

2021-7-31 · Army Gen. Scott Miller, the top U.S. commander there, would then leave, marking a significant turning point in the U.S. mission. But a range of …

2019-8-7 · The purpose is to help Army recruiting by showing gamers — and there are a lot of them in the 17- to 35-year-old demographic — that they may have more in …

070414-A-6669H-001 SANGIN, Afghanistan - A U.S. Special Forces sergeant assigned to the Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force – Afghanistan issues guidance to a squad of soldiers assigned to the 1st Kandak, 209th Afghan National Army Corps, preparing to battle with Taliban fighters in the Sangin District area of Helmand Province April 14.

2021-7-9 · July 9, 2021, 11:06 AM · 4 min read. Afghan soldiers search a man at a checkpoint in Herat province. The army has lost ground to the Taliban. The Taliban have captured major border crossings with Iran and Turkmenistan in a sweeping offensive across northern Afghanistan, officials say. The militants say they seized two key border towns - Islam ...

2016-8-24 · Photos: Fr. Mbaka attends the graduation ceremony of ex-Niger Delta miltants in Enugu State 80 former Niger Delta agitators graduated from the Innoson Kiara Academy in Enugu State last weekend. The graduates without any supervision …

2018-7-16 · Iraqi interpreter who risked life helping U.S. troops fights for citizenship Photo by Army Staff Sgt. Jaime Lugo, Bravo Company of the 1-124th Infantry Battalion Florida Army National Guard Pfc ...

2008-3-10 · Being a terp is a risky job. It is also lucrative. There are nearly 2,000 interpreters working in Afghanistan for the nation's primary employer of terps. A translator can make from $400 to $925 ...

2021-7-21 · In this photo taken on May 28, 2021, Waheedullah Hanifi, an Afghan former interpreter for the French forces speaks during an interview with AFP as he attends …

U.S. Army 1st Lt. Paul Worthington (left) listens to an interpreter while speaking with an Afghan National Policeman about security issues during a visit to a National Police outpost at the Jabal Saraj district of the Parwan province of Afghanistan on Oct. 8, 2010. (DoD photo by Spc. Kristina Gupton, U.S. Army)

2020-10-26 · Afghan War Blog - Going Quiet. In March 2018 we published a post stating that the Afghan War Blog would temporarily suspend posting articles and sending out the " Afghan War Blog Weekly Newsletter". Our reasons were writing endeavors, work projects, travel, vacations, and other culprits. We said we would resume publishing in the later part of 2018.

2018-3-29 · A soldier with the Afghan National Army cleans his weapon at an outpost in Momand Valley on July 16, 2017, in Achin District, Afghanistan. ... He risked his life as an interpreter for the US. Now ...

2021-7-25 · This is what happened this week with Sohail Pardís, a 32-year-old Afghan boy that worked 18 months as an interpreter for the US forces. He had already been detected by the Taliban and they told him they would kill him. He was careless and went to celebrate the end of Ramadan with his sister.

2021-5-22 · It was 2006 and I was fighting a 13-day battle in southern Afghanistan. We would fight all day and in the evening we would retreat back to a derelict building. I had to sleep in a Muslim graveyard ...

2007-8-12 · Three soldiers with the US-led multinational force and their Afghan interpreter were killed near the border with Pakistan when they were hit by a bomb during combat, the force said in a statement.

2009-11-16 · The Afghan army was a no-show. The police, some of whom who looked as young as 13 in their oversized uniforms, have a poor reputation in the local Maywand district for corruption and extortion.

2019-10-8 · While many 1st SFAB advisors support the corps and brigade levels of the Afghan army, some advisors, like Velez, fly from nearby Camp Dahlke to visit the smaller outposts.

2021-7-12 · All our congratulations," a tweet by the army said.The proposal took place as members of the armed forces prepared for the traditional July 14 military parade along the famed boulevard linking the Arc de Triomphe with Place de la Concorde.The soldier's partner was allowed through a security cordon after the army learned of their comrade's ...

2021-1-20 · by Abdul Haleem. MAZAR-E-SHARIF, Afghanistan, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- "My prime objective is to portray the suffering of my fellow Afghans in paintings and exhibit them to highlight the pains of the war-weary people," said Hafiza Mohammadi. Dressed in a style mixing Western and traditional features, drawing picture of a Western-styled girl in her ...

2021-6-23 · An Afghan interpreter is seen on patrol with US troops in Helmand Province. They have been essential troops for the last 20 years

2011-11-4 · Afghan National Army Sgt. Maj. Neamatullah talks with an interpreter as U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Donald Hansen inspects one of three broken generators on the Afghan …

2019-10-8 · Advising at the corps and below, US Soldiers ensure Afghans are ready to fight. By Sean Kimmons, Army News Service October 8, 2019. Share on Twitter; Share on Facebook

2016-9-13 · In September of 2011, Qais Ahmad made the decision to put his own life in immediate danger; he had volunteered to become an interpreter for the United States military in his home country, Afghanistan. Ahmad, who is now a 23-year-old American …

2014-6-24 · Navy SEAL’s Savior Mohammad Gulab Marked for Death by Taliban. One of the proudest moments of Mohammad Gulab’s life occurred this past December on a trip to New York City, at a screening of ...

2020-8-28 · The arc of the Black protest tradition: John Lewis and BLM Douglas M. Haynes, opinion contributor 8/28/2020. Afghan interpreter for US Army was …

2015-9-30 · Quinn and Martland were told by a young Afghan boy and his mother, through an Afghan interpreter, that the boy had been tied to a post at the home of Afghan Local Police commander Abdul Rahman and raped repeatedly for up to two weeks. When his mother tried to stop the attacks, they told the soldiers, Rahman's brother beat her.

2021-7-23 · Sohail Pardis, an Afghan interpreter who worked for the US Army has been beheaded by the Taliban, it has been revealed. Pardis was one of the thousands of Afghan interpreters who worked for the US military. The Taliban now claims it has 85% territory control of Afghanistan following the withdrawal of US forces ordered by president Joe Biden.

2021-7-2 · Afghan interpreter for US Army was beheaded by Taliban. ... Actresses Eva Mendes and Liv Tyler Actress Eva Mendes attends the Christian Dior Haute …

2021-7-7 · Caitlin O'Brien is a digital intern with Military Times. She started in January 2021. Caitlin attends Hofstra University where she is a double major in journalism and political science.

2017-8-20 · Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, to the right of the podium, is joined by top U.S. and Afghan military leaders for the launch of the Afghan Army’s new special operations corp on Sunday, Aug. 20 ...