Saturday, June 17, 2017

Correction To Earlier Report: Several American Soldiers Wounded In An Apparent Insider Attack In Afghanistan

Reuters:U.S. soldiers wounded in apparent shooting at Afghan base: official

At least one Afghan soldier was killed and several American soldiers were wounded in an incident at a base in northern Afghanistan on Saturday, a U.S. military official said.

A spokesman for the U.S. military command in Kabul denied earlier comments by an Afghan official that Americans had been killed, but confirmed that an unspecified number of soldiers had been wounded at Camp Shaheen, the headquarters of the Afghan army's 209th Corps in the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif.

At least one Afghan soldier was killed and another wounded, the U.S. official said.

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WNU Editor: This story will be updated as more news becomes available.

More News On Today's Insider Shooting  Attack Against U.S. Troops In Afghanistan

US Soldiers Wounded in Afghanistan in Possible Insider Attack --
U.S. troops wounded in apparent insider attack at Afghan base -- Washington post
One Afghan killed and several US troops wounded in attack on base – US military -- The Guardian
NATO confirms no fatalities in North of Afghanistan insider attack -- Khaama Press
Afghan soldier attacks foreign troops at base -- BBC
Multiple US Soldiers wounded, not killed in a suspected insider attack in Afghanistan -- SOFREP
US soldiers injured in incident at Afghan military camp -- RT

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