Afghanistan

Nevada Governor-elect Brian Sandoval add

Governor In Afghanistan

RENO, Nev. (AP) – Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval says the U.S. must continue to maintain a presence in Afghanistan to ensure security and prevent the Taliban from regaining a foothold.

09/28/2014

Mobilization ceremony for members of the 72nd Military Police Company as they begin deployment to Afghanistan.  (photo: T. South/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Nev. Army National Guard Members Deploy To Afghanistan

A mobilization ceremony was held Monday evening for 29 Nevada Army National Guard soldiers preparing to spend the next year in Afghanistan.

09/16/2014

(photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Reid Eyes Defense Money To Repeal Cuts

Nevada Democrat Harry Reid says he’ll press ahead with new legislation to repeal automatic spending cuts that are now beginning to sting.

04/23/2013

(Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Soldiers To Return Home From Afghanistan

More than two-dozen soldiers who have been in Afghanistan for the past nine months will be home in time for the holidays.

12/11/2012

Sailors walk past the Vietnam Memorial Wall (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Our Veterans Should Not Be At Risk In Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

When the deal is being made to change the tax rates and cut the deficit we must remember to keep our commitment to our veterans.

11/12/2012

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.

10/23/2012

Steven Horsford with Danny Tarkanian

Congressional Candidates Hold Third Debate

Major issues were the topic of a debate between the two major candidates for Nevada’s new Fourth Congressional District.

10/15/2012

Britain's Prince Harry examines the interior of an Apache helicopter with a member of his 622 Squadron, 3 Regiment Army Air Corps, part of 16 Air Assault Brigade, at Camp Bastion in Helmand Province, Afghanistan on Sept. 7, 2012, where he will be operating from during his tour of duty as a co-pilot gunner. (credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Prince Harry Has Come Under Fire From Taliban Multiple Times

Prince Harry has reportedly taken fire from the Taliban during his current tour in Afghanistan.

10/12/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney’s Move To The Middle Is Nothing More Than Baseless Rhetoric

Why is Mitt Romney, the severely Conservative candidate for president, all of a sudden moving to the middle?

10/09/2012

U.S. Army mortar men from the 2-27th Infantry Regiment fire mortars at a Taliban position (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Afghan Surge Failed

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.

09/29/2012

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