With the situation getting worse on the ground Obama has ended the surge just in time for the election in November. Taliban and related attacks against NATO powers were approximately 2,700 in August of 2009 when Obama made his contrary-to-campaign promised-move to step up the nation’s military assistance in Afghanistan. Three years later, in August of 2012, there were more attacks – nearly 3,000.
Following 225 long, brutal days of combat duty in Afghanistan, nearly 100 Army soldiers are coming home Sunday.
The body of a Miami soldier who died in combat in Afghanistan was returned to South Florida on Tuesday.
A South Florida soldier is dead after his unit was attacked with small arms fire in Afghanistan.
A Miami man was arrested earlier this week after the U.S. Army accused him of deserting.
This week’s Good 4 You goes to people volunteering their time to help others in honor of the victims of 9/11.
South Florida Congressman Allen West, R-Plantation, will travel to Cuba Monday to tour the prison camp at Guantanamo Bay.
There’s no place like home for the holidays. Just ask Oscar Ramos, a local soldier, who’s spending Christmas with his South Florida family.
Family and friends will gather Monday to mourn the loss of a Davie man who died while serving his country in Afghanistan.