More than a dozen US troops trapped amid Afghanistan firefight

More than a dozen U.S. Army special operations soldiers are trapped in Marjah, Afghanistan, taking cover in a compound surrounded by enemy fire and hostile Taliban fighters after a U.S. special operations solider was killed earlier in the day, senior U.S. defense officials told Fox News late Tuesday.

A U.S. official described the “harrowing” scene to Fox News, saying there were enemy forces surrounding the compound in which the special operations team sought refuge.

My prayers are with them, maybe we should be asking what we are doing here?

Hail Mary, full of grace.
The Lord is with thee.
Blessed art thou among women
and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus.
Holy Mary, Mother of God,
pray for us sinners,
now and at the hour of our death.

Praying for their safety & well being.

Prayers sent; I had not heard this. Afghanistan has been in the news quite a bit lately.

praying for the safety and protection of these soldiers.