The U.S. navy says a service member died Thursday of a wound sustained in fight in japanese Afghanistan.
The title of the service member was being withheld pending notification of relations.
It was the second U.S. navy demise in Afghanistan in lower than one week. On Saturday, Military Cpl. Joseph Maciel, of South Gate, California, was killed by what the U.S. is investigating as a potential assault by a member of the Afghan navy.
In Thursday’s incident, the U.S. navy mentioned an Afghan safety power member additionally was killed and several other had been wounded. No different particulars had been offered.