An Afghan border policeman killed six American servicemen during a training mission Monday, underscoring one of the risks in a U.S.-led program to educate enough recruits to turn over the lead for security to Afghan forces by 2014.The Taliban claimed responsibility, saying the gunman had joined their forces. Six American soldiers dead. Prayers to their families at this tragic time....
The shooting in a remote area near the Pakistani border appeared to be the deadliest attack of its kind in at least two years.
Monday, November 29, 2010
Six American soldiers were killed in Afghanistan by an Afghan border policeman, or at least someone in that uniform: