FoxNews--Two U.S. troops in Afghanistan were killed after an individual wearing an Afghan National Police uniform turned his weapon on them, officials said Thursday.
The attack took place in Khas Uruzgan district. Officials are investigating the incident.
It was the latest in a string of attacks from inside the Afghan Army and police force that are threatening to undermine both the partnership with international troops -- which have been the target of many attacks -- and the morale of Afghan forces, who have suffered equally heavy casualties from such strikes.
So far this year, at least 52 foreign troops -- about half of them Americans -- have been killed in insider attacks. (Continue Reading.)
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Two More U.S. Troops Killed in Afghan Insider Attack
But the real problem, of course, is rampant Islamophobia.