Pentagon, New Jersey, Taliban discussed on AP News Radio

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The Pentagon says sergeant first class Michael global of Washington township New Jersey was killed in combat the Taliban claimed they were behind a road side bombing in Northern conduits province the Taliban now controls practically half of Afghanistan but continues to stage near daily attacks targeting Afghan and U. S. forces Goebel was based on of Eglin Air Force base in Florida 20 U. S. deaths have been reported in Afghanistan this year there've also been 3 non combat deaths more than 2400 Americans have died in the nearly 18 year conflict the US has been trying to work out a peace agreement in Afghanistan with the Taliban and Donahue Washington

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