An unusually deadly month for U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan

13 deaths, and two job notices

Afghanistan
(Image credit: (REUTERS/ Parwiz))

Lost in the commotion over ISIS's invasion of Sunni territories in Iraq: the other theater of war, Afghanistan, has seen an upsurge of violence against NATO troops. It is the summer now, but the annual Taliban "spring offensive" continues, with fierce fighting in the Helmand province.

Yesterday, a NATO soldier died in an as-yet-unspecified combat incident.

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