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“Other Americans” Wounded at Camp Bastion in Southern Afghanistan

KABUL Reuters  September 14, 2012

Two U.S. Marines were killed and other Americans were wounded on Friday during a Taliban attack on a base in southern Afghanistan where Britain’s Prince Harry is stationed, U.S. officials told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.

A U.S. official told Reuters that an initial report estimated five Americans were wounded but added that the extent of their injuries was unclear. The official said that this was only an initial report and that the number could change.

Crighton said the attack took place between 9 p.m. and midnight on Friday and that NATO-led forces were still securing the area in and around Camp Bastion.

September 14, 2012 - Posted by | Afghanistan, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties | , , , , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. Mihaela Condac asistent Dep. Politici si Comunicare 0745-543491

    Comment by melucica1 | September 15, 2012 | Reply


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