2 American troops killed in Afghanistan

  • Two American soldiers were killed in an IED blast in Afghanistan’s Kandahar Province on Thursday, the US Department of Defense has said.

    The two were identified as Staff Sgt. Benjamin G. Prange of Nebraska and Pfc. Keith M. Williams of California. 

    US combat operations in Afghanistan are ending this year, but several thousand American troops may remain in the country till at least next year.

    Meanwhile, there is still uncertainty about the results of the presidential elections in Afghanistan, with the votes being recounted after allegations of fraud.


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