Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Gunman In Army Uniform Kills Two Americans In Afghan Capital

Reuters: Two American advisers killed, three wounded by shooter in Afghan capital

A gunman in an Afghan army uniform on Wednesday shot dead at least two American advisers and wounded three more near a base in the Afghan capital before being killed himself, officials said.

The American deaths included one soldier and one civilian, while one soldier and two civilians were injured and in stable condition, the U.S. military command in Kabul said in a statement.

"The two individuals were killed during an attack near a coalition base by an unknown assailant, who was later killed," the statement said. "They were conducting duties as part of the larger NATO mission to train, advise, and assist the Afghan security services."

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More News On Today's "Green on Blue" Attack In The Afghan Capital

Gunman wearing Afghan army uniform kills two Americans in Kabul -- The Guardian
U.S. Service Member, Civilian Killed in Attack Near Kabul Base -- NBC
Gunman kills two Americans near Kabul base, NATO says -- AFP
Two Americans killed in Afghanistan during attack near coalition base -- USA Today
2 Americans killed, including soldier, 3 injured in Kabul attack -- UPI
Two Americans killed in attack on base in Afghanistan -- Washington Post
2 Americans Killed in Attack in Kabul, Afghanistan -- ABC News
Two Americans killed in attack at Kabul army base -- Al Jazeera
2 Americans dead in Afghanistan 'green-on-blue' attack -- RT

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