KABUL (AP) - US military spokeswoman says insurgents have
captured an American soldier in eastern Afghanistan.
Capt. Elizabeth Mathias said the soldier has been missing since
Tuesday. She said she could not provide further information.
Mathias said the military was using "all our resources to find
him and provide for his safe return."
The soldier was not taking part in the major military operation
launched in the southern Taliban stronghold of Helmand early