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Blasts blow up two U.S tanks, kills a dozen Americans in Marjah
Sunday, 14 February 2010 17:16 By Qari Yousuf Ahmadi
HELAMD, Feb. 14 – Blasts in Helman’s Nad Ali district targeted two of the U.S tanks on Saturday morning while the joint U.S-Afghan troops were trying to make their way into Marjah. Both tanks were destroyed in bombings, killing at least a dozen U.S soldiers whose corpse were carried away by the helicopter in Abdulla Qulf area of Marjah.
Sunday, 14 February 2010 17:18 By Qari Yousuf Ahmadi
HELAMDN, Feb. 14 – There is a recent report from Helmand province that a dozen U.S terrorist soldiers were killed and injured in Marjah as a third U.S tanks was blown apart by landmine blast Saturday, resulting in destroying the tank hours after the former two tanks had been hit in Abdullah Qulf area of Marjah. The incident took place near Marjah, a route which has been blacked off by the Mujahideen for the past few days, which is an entrance route for the U.S terrorist troops and allies to Marjah through which the enemy has tried many times to make their way into Marjah but their every advance was pushed back by the Mujahideen and the U.S, NATO and Afghan troops after suffering fatal losses and sever damages have been forces to flee several times so for.
Sunday, 14 February 2010 17:33 By Qari Yousuf Ahmadi
HELAMDN, Feb. 14 – At least seven of the U.S soldiers, those dropped by the helicopter at Du Tanianu area of Marjah the other day, were killed during an attack by the Mujahideen on Sunday noon. According to the report from Helmand province, dozens of the Americans, being caught in a compound,whose escape was closed off by the Mujahdeen , were attacked and seven of them were killed, while the rest of the Americans managed to flee from the area leaving some of their stuff and other things behind which were taken by the Mujahideen. elsewhere in Helmand, the joint U.S-NATO-Afghan troops attack was repelled in Sefen area of Marja on Saturday. Also Sunday, blasts targeted two of the U.S tanks, killing the American soldiers inside the tanks in Shawl localed in Marjah area of Nad Ali.
Sunday, 14 February 2010 18:14 By Qari Yousuf Ahmadi
HELMAND, Feb. 14 – Mujahideen, during face-to-face battles, killed 36 soldiers of the U.S, NATO and Afghan forces besides destroying their 7 tanks through much of Saturday in Marjah area of Nad Ali district, Helmand province. The report from Helmand province says shortly after having been dropped by the helicopters at Lowi Char Rahi, Block Now and some other points, the combined U.S and Afghan troops were drawn into face-to-face fighting as they came under Mujahideen immediate attacks. after meeting with the Mujahideen’s strong resistance and suffering fatal casualties and sever losses, the enemy forces retreated from battle ground. Some 25 foreign and local soldiers were killed and dozens wounded during the fighting whose some of the corpses were lying across the battle ground till the early evening hours of Saturday. Elsewhere in Helmand province, about 7 tanks of U.S forces were destroyed apart from their loss of life and injuries during the fighting with the Mujahideen and their bombings which occurred in Wakil Wazir and Sefen areas Marjah. Also Saturday, eleven US and Afghan soldiers were killed and a dozen wounded during the Mujahideen’s bombings and face-to-face engagement that has been going on throughout Saturday in Abdullah Qulf area of Marjah. However, 4 Mujahideen embraced martyrdom and 7 injured during the engagements and airstrikes that were continuing through much of the day.
Sunday, 14 February 2010 19:23 By Qari Yousuf Ahmadi
HELAMDN, Feb. 14 – The advances of the U.S and its allies backed by Afghan troops were pushed back and the Mujahideen got upper hand in Marjah, Nad Ali district of Helmand province, on Sunday. The report says the U.S-led joint Afghan-U.S troops, stationed in the desert area of Marjah for the last few days, came under Mujahideen attack as they were out on operation against Mujahideen, adding the attack promoted a one-hour long battle in Abdullah Qulf area of Marjah, causing the the coalitions to run away after having suffered sizable fatalities and lasses. Likewise, a night before, a roadside bomb killed at least 3 U.S soldiers and wounded other 4 while they were on patrol in the same area of Marjah.