Drew Schoenmaker

  • US launches massive military offensive in Afghanistan July 2, 2009

    Nawa:Thousands of US Marines poured from helicopters and armored vehicles into Talibancontrolled villages of southern Afghanistan on Thursday in the first major operation under President Barack Obama's strategy to stabilise the country. The offensive was launched shortly after 1am on Thursday local time in Helmand province, a Taliban stronghold and the...