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US forces

All Armed Forces (including the Coast Guard) of the United States, any person in the Armed Forces of the United States, and all equipment of any description that either belongs to the US Armed Forces or is being used (including Type I and II Military Sealift Command vessels), escorted, or conveyed by the US Armed Forces.
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Summary: Kabul [Afghanistan], Feb 16 (ANI): At least six Taliban militants have been killed in an airstrike conducted by the US forces in Afghanistan's southern province Uruzgan.
WASHINGTON, Jan 3 (KUNA) -- US forces in Somalia conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab militants, killing "two terrorists and destroying one vehicle-borne improvised explosive device," it was announced Wednesday.
The officials did not comment if the airstrike was carried out by the Afghan Air Force or the US forces based in Afghanistan.
The military on Saturday confirmed the presence of US forces here as Filipino soldiers continue their push towards the center of the city amid heavy resistance from combined Maute and Abu Sayyaf gunmen.
US Africa Command said the serviceman was killed by small arms fire on Thursday while US forces were advising and assisting a Somali National Army operation in Barii about 60km west of Mogadishu.
US forces in Afghanistan have struck an Islamic State tunnel complex with the "Mother Of All Bombs," the largest non-nuclear weapon ever used in combat by the US military, Pentagon officials said.
According to the local government officials, the airstrike was carried out in Haska Mina district, apparently by the US forces as an unmanned aerial vehicle was involved.
LAHORE -- Former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani's son, Ali Haider Gilani, who was rescued by Afghan and US forces in Afghanistan arrived home to a rapturous welcome in Lahore on Wednesday, three years after being kidnapped from his home town.
commander said Monday that an American airstrike that killed 22 people at a medical clinic in northern Afghanistan over the weekend was requested by Afghan forces who reported being under Taliban fire, and was not sought by US forces.
Washington / NINA / The chairman of the US House of Representatives John Boehner criticized President Barack Obama's strategy in fighting Daash in Iraq and Syria, calling on Obama to give US forces a bigger role in the war against Daash.
In a special ceremony on the day of US forces withdrawal, he added that "all Iraqi people and politicians should shoulder the legal, historical and national responsibility to enhance national unity, discard differences , building state organs, and resorting to constitution.
State-run Al-Iraqiya television also reported that US forces had ended their security presence at the port.