Afghanistan

Welcome Home 209th Heroes!
Welcome Home 209th Heroes!
For the past year, Fort Polk's 209th Military Police Company has been serving our country in Afghanistan and this weekend there are coming home! According to Army officials they will be arriving at Alexandria International Airport. Welcome Home and "Thank You" Here's what they've been doing over there:
30 American Troops Killed in Afghanistan After Taliban Attack on Helicopter
30 American Troops Killed in Afghanistan After Taliban Attack on Helicopter
Editor's Note: This post has been updated to reflect that 30 American troops were killed in the attack, rather than 31, as initially reported. Taliban insurgents shot down an American military helicopter in Afghanistan Saturday, killing 30 American troops, 7 Afghan commandos, and an interpreter multiple news outlets are reporting.