- Safi Bello
Pentagon confirms US general shot in Afghanistan Taliban attack
The Guardian ---------- The Pentagon has confirmed that a US general was shot and wounded in a Taliban attack that killed two Afghan leaders in Kandahar province this week. Violence has increased around the Afgan elections. Army Brig Gen Jeffrey Smiley was shot, Department of Defense spokesman Cmdr Grant W Neeley said on Sunday, providing no other details. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.