The president said retired Senior Chief Britt Slabinski made it clear he is accepting the honor for his entire team.
Retired Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Britt Slabinski received the military's highest honor Thursday afternoon.
The UK defense secretary has reportedly asked for another 400 troops to help fight the Taliban in Afghanistan.
The cargo airlifter, based out of Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, made a drop over Southern Afghanistan on May 10.
An attempt to reference the "Yanny or Laurel" meme "was made in poor taste," the service said.
CIC special agents found that the Americans had "acted in accordance with the rules of engagement."
Spc. Gabriel D. Conde died April 30 after he was hit by enemy small arms fire in Afghanistan.
Retired Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Britt K. Slabinski will receive the military's highest honor May 24.
UNAMA released a report saying that a total of 36 people were killed in the April 2 attack.
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