It was the first major attack in the Afghan capital since President Donald Trump abruptly called off U.S.-Taliban talks.
C-17 Globemaster III
The crew stopped at the president's Turnberry resort en route to Kuwait.
The vague announcement also appeared to avert — for now— a possible new Turkish incursion into Syria.
James G. "Ryan" Sartor, 40, was killed Saturday during combat operations in Faryab Province.
The decision they made to head to Ireland to save the sailor's life got the Air Force's attention.