The Air Force apologized Thursday for a tweet from its official account that appeared to make light of a deadly US military operation in Afghanistan by referencing the viral pop culture debate "Yanny v. Laurel".
The Air Force apologized Thursday for a snarky Tweet meant to highlight the A-10 Thunderbolt's efforts in beating back a Taliban attack in which at least 25 members of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces were killed.
After questions at a Pentagon briefing about whether the tweet was appropriate, the Air Force deleted it and expressed regrets for the poor attempt at humor. "It was made in poor taste".
The audio he's referring to is a short clip that sparked a social media debate about whether the word being heard is "yanny" or "laurel".
This week, Afghanistan's national defense and security forces, supported by USA air power and advisors, defeated a major Taliban offensive in Farah, White said. "It has since been removed", the second post said. We are working by, with and through these partners. US A-10 attack jets also flew overhead but did not conduct any strikes.
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"The whole Farah city is cleared from the Taliban".
The insurgents claimed they briefly seized the city center, while the NATO-led coalition said it saw no direct evidence that they ever made it into the city.
The US Air Force's new MQ-9 Reaper drones killed about 28 Taliban fighters Wednesday, Task and objective reports, revealing the carnage in footage posted on the US Forces Afghanistan Twitter account.
The Taliban boasted May 15 they had overrun large parts of Farah, which at 50,000 inhabitants is the largest city in the poppy-growing region.
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Loubani is an emergency physician at the London Health Sciences Centre in Ontario, Canada, according to the Toronto Star. White said, noting US commanders will "continue to keep a sharp eye on the situation" in Israel and the Middle East.
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