Afghan Police Officer Fatally Shoots 2 US Troops

An Afghan policeman turned his weapon on U.S. troops today, killing two soldiers in Western Afghanistan, the latest incident in a deadly two-week span for U.S. forces. Nineteen U.S. troops and one aid worker have been killed in Taliban attacks in the past two weeks, nine of them shot to death in cold blood by rogue Afghan soldiers or policemen. Today's incident took place in the western province of Farah, far from the insurgent hotbeds in the country's south and east. U.S. forces had come...Full Story
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