According to live coverage from Fox News they have been engaged by appx. 30 Taliban fighters who have implemented a combination of small arms fire, mortar attacks, and one suicide bomber, but they have since been pushed back. HOORAA get some!Troops push deep into Afghanistan
By Rajiv Chandrasekaran
CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan - Columns of U.S. Marines in eight-wheeled armored vehicles pushed deep into southern Afghanistan yesterday in an attempt to cut off Taliban supply lines from Pakistan and restore order in areas long neglected by shorthanded NATO forces.
Troops push deep into Afghanistan | Philadelphia Inquirer | 07/03/2009