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Green-on-blue attack in Kapisa kills 2 Coalition troops




7 Afghans involved in green-on-blue attacks may be freed




ISAF soldier killed in latest insider attack in eastern Afghanistan

The attack took place in Paktika province, a stronghold of the Haqqani Network. There have been four such attacks against ISAF personnel in less than a month.


Australian, ISAF troops hunt down Afghan soldier involved in 2011 green-on-blue attack

Ghazi-Muhammad-Rozi.pngMohammed Roozi, who wounded three Australian soldiers and two Afghan troops in an attack in Uruzgan, was killed in the northern province of Takhar.


Afghan soldiers kill 2 ISAF troops, civilian in latest insider attack

Afghan soldiers "turned his weapon" on US troops in Paktika, killing two soldiers and a civilian adviser. The attack is the seventh of its kind so far this year.


Afghan soldier kills 2 ISAF troops in latest green-on-blue attack

The two ISAF soldiers were killed in western Afghanistan. So far this year, there have been six such attacks, which account for 13 percent of ISAF's deaths.


Green-on-blue attack in Ghor province injures 2 Lithuanian troops




The anatomy of green-on-blue tensions in Panjwai

An examination of the factors that lead to insider attacks and tensions in the volatile district and across Afghanistan.


2 US soldiers killed by Afghan policeman in attack at Special Forces base

An Afghan Local Policeman opened fire on a US Special Forces base in Wardak. The attack is the second of its kind in four days.


Taliban insider attack facilitator killed in Kunar

A Taliban operative who was responsible for the death of an American soldier in May 2012 died along with an associate in a precision airstrike in Kunar's Ghaziabad district. ISAF had claimed it killed the operative last September.


Afghan troops attack Spanish soldiers on New Year's Eve

Two Afghan soldiers opened fire on Spanish troops; no one was hurt in the attack. There were 44 reported insider, or green-on-blue, attacks in 2012.


Afghan policewoman kills US military adviser inside Interior Ministry

An Afghan policewoman assigned to the "gender and equality department" at the Interior Ministry is said to have shot an American civilian adviser in the head at close range.


Afghan soldier kills ISAF trooper in Helmand

An ISAF soldier was also wounded in the insider, or green-on-blue, attack. There have been 42 such attacks this year, resulting in the deaths of 60 ISAF personnel.


Taliban claim over 20 insider attacks in 8 months

A Taliban official responsible for insider, or green-on-blue, attacks in Afghanistan's southern and western provinces claims that Taliban infiltration is behind the great majority of attacks this year, and details the operations of the committee sponsoring them.
 
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