Deadliest day in Afghanistan

A NATO Chinook helicopter was shot down southwest of Kabul on Saturday, killing 38 troops on board. Eight of those were Afghan soldiers and 30 were Americans, including members of SEAL Team 6.

U.S. military deaths in Afghanistan
Source: icasualties.org. Patterson Clark/The Washington Post. Published on August 6, 2011, 10:19 p.m.
 
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