Roadside Bomb Kills US Soldier in Southern Afghanistan:
It said in a statement released in Kabul that the wounded soldier is in stable condition. Six Afghan soldiers were also hurt during the operation near the provincial capital of Lashkar Gah.
“The service member was killed conducting train, advise, assist activities with Afghan counterparts under NATO authorities when their patrol triggered an improvised explosive device. An investigation is being conducted to determine the exact circumstances of the event,” the statement added.