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Bodies Of Two National Guard Soldiers Return To U.S.

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From left: Capt. Nicholas Rozanski, Sgt. 1st Class Shawn Hannon, and Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Rieck.
6:03AM
April
9, 2012

The remains of two of the three Ohio National Guard soldiers killed in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan have been brought back to the U.S.

Commander Says Ohio Should Be Proud Of 3 Soldiers Who Died

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From left: Capt. Nicholas Rozanski, Sgt. 1st Class Shawn Hannon, and Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Rieck.
10:45PM
April
7, 2012

A battalion commander working in Afghanistan says three Ohio National Guard soldiers killed in a suicide bombing there were family men who would have done anything for their comrades.

Hamilton Township Grad Killed In Afghanistan

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Photo courtesy of the U.S. Army
9:54AM
April 5, 2012

The Department of Defense says Army Staff Sgt. Christopher L. Brown was killed in Kunar province on Tuesday.

Mansfield-Based Guard Company Heads To Afghanistan

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Troops from the 148th Transportation Company will help with supply distribution in Afghanistan.
10:26AM
March 27, 2012

The Ohio Army National Guard says the the 160 troops will help with supply distribution.

What Should The U.S. Do In Afghanistan?

Posted: March 21, 2012

Incidents including the accidental burning of Qurans and the alleged massacre of 16 Afghani civilians have some critics of the war calling for complete pull out, with others calling for the military to stay its course. What do you think?

Does Afghanistan Remind You of Vietnam

Posted: October 12, 2011

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher former OSU vice president Bill Shkurti will discuss the drawdown of military action in Vietnam. The US is slowly pulling troops out of Afghanistan. Does the Afghanistan drawdown remind you of the end of the Vietnam war.

Columbus Military Contractor Sued Over Soldiers’ Deaths

2:57PM
July
12, 2011

A Columbus-based military contractor faces a new lawsuit by the families of American soldiers killed and wounded by an interpreter in Afghanistan last year.

Ohio’s US Senators React To The President’s Troop Draw Down Plan

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The Officer Commanding Corunna Company, 1st Battalion The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment briefs his troops on Op Tor Mahke Zi. Republican Senator Rob Portman says there are aspects of President Obama's plan to bring troops home that he likes.
12:00AM
June 23, 2011

Congressional Democrats are leading the criticism of President Barack Obama’s troop withdrawal plan from Afghanistan, arguing that his timeline for bringing 33,000 U.S. troops home by next summer is not fast enough. At the same time, Republicans are faulting Mr. Obama’s plan as too rash. But Ohio’s junior senator, a Republican, says there are aspects of the plan he likes.

Ohio Delegation Split On Afghanistan Withdrawals

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There's still no word on how the President's ramping down of troops in Afghanistan could affect National Guard units from Ohio.
12:00AM
June
23, 2011

There’s still no word on how the President’s ramping down of troops in Afghanistan could affect National Guard units from Ohio.

Central Ohio Marine Killed in Afghanistan

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The Department of Defense says a Marine from Madison county has been killed in Afghanistan.
12:00AM
June
14, 2011

The Department of Defense says a Marine from Madison county has been killed in Afghanistan.