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  1. 25 militants killed across AfghanistanRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    "The Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with the Afghan National Army and the National Directorate of Security to clean some of the areas of terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan," MENA quoted an interior ministry statement as saying. The statement said at least eight militants were wounded in operations conducted in Ghazni, Badakhshan, Logar, Nangarhar, Kunar, Helmand and Kapisa provinces.

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  2. Wake, Funeral Planned for Northborough Specialist Killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Patch.com

    Specialist Brian K. Arsenault, 28, Bronze Star recipient, was valiantly killed in action while serving with Company B, 1st Battalion 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division in Ghazni, Afghanistan, on Sept. 4, 2014.

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  3. Afghanistan, in words and sketchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    Washington Post senior graphics editor Richard Johnson traveled to Afghanistan recently to tell the story of soldiers in words and field sketches. FORWARD OPERATING BASE LIGHTNING, Afghanistan - My first morning in Forward Operating Base Lightning, Maj.

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  4. Northboro soldier's funeral next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... tan in January and was expected to return to the United States around Nov. 23. He was fatally wounded in Ghazni, Afghanistan , Sept. 4, when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire.

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  5. Flags to be lowered to half staff on Sept. 16th in honor of SPC Brian K. Arsenault, U.S. ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | City of Framingham

    Governor Patrick has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, in honor of SPC Brian K. Arsenault, U.S. Army, of Northborough who was killed in action on September 4, 2014 in Ghazni, Afghanistan.

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  6. Specialist Brian K. Arsenault, 28, of NorthboroughRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Specialist Brian K. Arsenault, 28, Bronze Star recipient, was valiantly killed in action while serving with Company B, 1st Battalion 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division in Ghazni, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014.

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  7. Soldier's funeral next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... tan in January and was expected to return to the United States around Nov. 23. He was fatally wounded in Ghazni, Afghanistan , Sept. 4, when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire.

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  8. As a U.S. War Winds Down, Afghans Look For a Way OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | National Public Radio

    Many Afghans who have worked as interpreters with the U.S. and other Western governments are trying to get visas to leave. "Mohammad," an interpreter, joined two former British soldiers last year in that country to call on Britain to grant Afghan interpreters asylum.

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  9. US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,203Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... the Defense Department. -Spc. Brian K. Arsenault , 28, of Northborough, Massachusetts, died Sept. 4, in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute ...

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  10. Cropped Photo: Grovert Fuentes-Contreras / US Army / MGN OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | WWLP

    ... the Defense Department. -Spc. Brian K. Arsenault, 28, of Northborough, Massachusetts, died Sept. 4, in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute ...

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  11. Clearing operations kill 50 militants in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: At least 50 Taliban militants were killed and 13 others were injured during military operations by Afghan national security forces in the past 24 hours. The operations were jointly conducted by Afghan national police, Afghan national army and Afghan intelligence National Directorate of Security operatives. 1 comment

  12. Miscommunication blamed for deadly US mistake in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Hesperia Star

    ... Massachusetts, died Thursday of wounds sustained when his unit was attacked by enemy forces in Ghazni, Afghanistan. The "friendly fire" investigation report released Thursday by U.S. Central Command, which oversees operations in Afghanistan, cited a ...

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  13. Northborough board notes sadness at soldier's passingRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... of the usual pre-meeting chit chat. On everyone's mind - Spc. Brian K. Arsenault, who died Sept. 4, in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire. Arsenault was only 28. As the meeting began, Chair ...

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  14. Washington Post artist reflects on the death of a fallen U.S. soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Washington Post

    This sketch of Army Staff Sgt. Brian Arbuckle was completed by Washington Post artist Richard Johnson while embedded in Afghanistan.

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  15. Chisholm's 114th to Return Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | WDIO

    More than 140 soldiers based on the Iron Range are scheduled to return home next week from Afghanistan. The Minnesota National Guard's Chisholm-based 114th Transportation Company has been on a nine-month deployment.

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  16. from CLG. Sept 2014 The CIA brought top al-Qaeda suspects close 'to the point of death'Read the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | IndyMedia

    ... soldier killed in Afghanistan 5 Sept 2014 A paratrooper from the 82nd Airborne Division died Thursday in Ghazni, Afghanistan, the Defense Department has announced. Spc. Brian Arsenault, 28, of Northborough, Massachusetts, died from injuries ...

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  17. 35 Taliban militants killed in Afghan operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Peninsula

    KABUL: At least 35 Taliban militants were killed and 6 others were injured following military operations by Afghan national security forces in various provinces of the country. The Ministry of Interior released a statement to the press on Monday saying that Afghan National Police conducted several counter-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists.

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  18. IGTNT: "Unbearable Sorrow" For a Massachusetts Paratrooper's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Daily Kos

    ... Safely rest God is nigh Spc. Brian K. Arsenault, 28, of Northborough, Massachusetts, died Sept. 4, in Ghazni, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit was engaged by enemy small-arms fire. Arsenault was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th ...

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  19. Afghan conflicts, militancy claim 25 lives within dayRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Xinhuanet

    Afghan conflicts and Taliban-led militancy have claimed 25 lives, of both security personnel and the insurgents since Sunday morning in the militancy-plagued country Afghanistan, officials said. In the latest security incident, four soldiers lost their lives as a roadside bomb struck their vehicle in Badakhshan province with Faizabad as its capital 315 km northeast of the national capital Kabul on Sunday, a local official said.

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  20. 21 killed in Afghanistan terror attackRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Newkerala.com

    "Several militants raided a police check point on the outskirts of Ghazni city at 3.00 a.m.," the official told Xinhua. According to the official, the victims were 18 militants and three policemen.

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