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U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan, Taliban grab district| Reuters

Aug 27, 2015    

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan Taliban fighters seized a district headquarters in Afghanistan's Helmand province on Monday despite repeated U.S. air strikes to repel them, adding to the insurgents' recent advances in a heavily fought over region of opium farms and trade routes.Elsewhere in Helmand, a man in Afghan uniform opened fire in the former British base of Camp Bastion, killing two U.S. service personnel, before being shot and wounded. Another man in Afghan uniform was wounded in the return fire.It was the second incident this year involving Afghan troops, or people wearing Afghan uniforms, s...

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