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WASHINGTON | US: At least 50 killed in strike on Taliban leaders

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. rocket artillery strike last week on a gathering of Taliban leaders in southern Afghanistan killed at least 50 of them, a U.S. military official said Tuesday. Lt. Col. Martin O’Donnell, a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan, said a weapon system known as the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US: At least 50 killed in strike on Taliban leaders

ARLINGTON, Va | On ‘sacred soil,’ Trump lauds those who’ve fallen in service

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump paid a Memorial Day tribute at Arlington National Cemetery on Monday, saying he came to “sacred soil” to “honor the lives and deeds of America’s greatest heroes.” The commander in chief, speaking before an audience of Cabinet members, military leaders, veterans and families assembled in the marble amphitheater … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Va | On ‘sacred soil,’ Trump lauds those who’ve fallen in service