Two US military personnel killed in northern Afghanistan

Two US service members were killed on Thursday while assisting Afghan security forces in operations against the Taliban around the northern city of Kunduz, a US military statement said.

Reuters| Last Updated: Nov 03, 2016, 15:34 PM IST

Kabul: Two US service members were killed on Thursday while assisting Afghan security forces in operations against the Taliban around the northern city of Kunduz, a US military statement said.

"The service members came under fire during a train, advise and assist mission with our Afghan partners to clear a Taliban position and disrupt the group`s operations in Kunduz district," the statement said.