Streets in Afghanistan’s normally bustling capital city of Kabul had a deserted look on Saturday, with several shops closed and residents remaining indoors, following the start of a three-week lockdown imposed by the government.
On Saturday, 300 U.S. soldiers returning from Afghanistan were quarantined amid the coronavirus outbreak.
US soldiers returning from #Afghanistan have been quarantined amid the #coronavirus outbreak. On Saturday, 300 paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division returned to Fort Bragg after a nine-month deployment. (AP) #coronavirusAfghanistanA #TOLOnewsbreakfghanistan
This is Staff Sgt. Ian Paul McLaughlin and Pfc. Miguel Angel Villalon. They were killed Saturday in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, by an improvised explosive device while serving w/ the 82nd Airborne Division. McLaughlin was a 29-year-old father of four. Villalon was 21. RIP.
On Saturday, we appreciated the opportunity to meet with Afghanistan President@ashrafghani to discuss efforts to advance peace and stability, to fight the drug trade, and to ensure that negotiations with the Taliban do not set back the progress achieved by Afghan women.
This is Sgt. Maj. James G. Sartor. He was killed by small-arms fire in Afghanistan on Saturday, July 13 while deployed with 10th Special Forces Group. Between Iraq and Afghanistan, Sartor was deployed in 2002, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2017 and 2019. RIP.
The body of US Army Sergeant Leandro A.S. Jasso, arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware Monday. The 25-year-old Jasso died Saturday during combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan, US Defense Department officials said on Sunday.
#RadicalDimms – : I’ve covered battles in Afghanistan. I’ve seen our young men and women make sacrifices for our nation. I think Saturday Night Live owes all of our veterans an apology. They need to thank our veterans for their service. #MAGA #TrumpTrain #Dobbs