It’s been 10 years since a failed rescue attempt and battle in Afghanistan. Littleton’s Danny Dietz was one of 19 Special Forces soldiers and Navy SEALS who died. Now the Dietz family is teaming up with the family of another fallen fighter.
Military members on Tuesday honored a Navy SEAL from Littleton killed in action in Afghanistan.
Citric at Large Greg Moody learns more about Danny Dietz, one of the real life navy seals portrayed in the new movie “Lone Survivor.”
This week the movie “Lone Survivor” will open nationwide. It tells the story of four Navy SEALs on a covert mission in Afghanistan, including Littleton’s Danny Dietz, who was killed in action.
The doctor rescued from the Taliban on Sunday should be back home in Colorado Springs soon.
The body of a National Guard pilot was returned to Colorado on Wednesday after he was among 38 people killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.
The tragic headlines over the weekend about the helicopter that was shot down in Afghanistan, killing over 30 soldiers, provided a sober reminder to all of us that we are indeed at war, and our troops are indeed still in dangerous situations, everyday.
White House officials say rapid DNA testing confirmed that Osama Bin Laden was killed by the Navy SEALS in Pakistan. Is that kind of genetic testing available in Afghanistan? That’s a Good Question.
Did Pakistani leaders help harbor Osama bin Laden? Sarah Palin wants to know.
Among the Coloradans who gave their lives in the hunt for Osama bin Laden was Navy Seal Danny Dietz from Littleton.