Oct 12, 2011 23:41 EDT
A helicopter crash in Afghanistan in August that claimed the lives of 30 US troops was caused by a rocket-propelled grenade fired by insurgents and not due to any mistakes by commanders, the US military said.
Oct 12, 2011 20:35 EDT
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A military investigation found no U.S. personnel at fault in the August crash of a Chinook helicopter in Afghanistan that killed all 30 Americans on board, the deadliest incident for U.S. forces in the decade-old war, officials told Reuters on Wednesday.
Aug 09, 2011 18:48 EDT
The chief of the secretive US special operations command has lobbied against the release of names of American commandos killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan, officials said Tuesday.