The war in Afghanistan is winding down, but Americans are still fighting and dying there. Four were killed on the very day last month
Charles Alt hopes his daughter's death serves as a reminder that even as the war in Afghanistan winds down, American troops continue to make the ultimate sacrifice.
"They took me to the mortuary, and I viewed the body, and I didn't want to believe what I saw,"
Nineteen civilians -- including five children and 12 women -- were killed in a roadside bombing that struck a vehicle carrying them in western Afghanistan's Herat province on Tuesday