"We express our deepest condolences to our American families and to all the victims of the attack", spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement.
Afghan authorities have not confirmed the attackers wore police uniforms. "Unfortunately, we have received confirmation Glenn Selig was killed during the attack on the Intercontinental Hotel", the Selig Multimedia representative said in the statement.
Senior Afghan security officials have said the death toll could climb higher. Some hid in bathtubs or under mattresses as the attackers roamed the hotel's hallways killing people.
More than 150 guests were able to flee as parts of the building caught fire, with some shimmying down sheets tied together and dropped from upper-floor windows and others rescued by Afghan forces.
Wahid Majroh, a spokesman for the ministry of public health, said that 19 bodies had been brought into city hospitals, with six identified as foreigners.
However, Ukraine's ambassador to Tajikistan and Afghanistan, Viktor Nikityuk, told the 112 Ukraine TV channel on January 22 that seven Ukrainian citizens working for KamAir had died in the attack.
A private security firm, Kabul Balkh Safety and Security Organization, (KBSS), won a contract from the government to guard the hotel three weeks ago, Reuters reported.
The Interior Ministry blamed the extremist Haqqani network, which is based in Pakistan and allied with the Taliban.
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A spokesperson for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani had said he was not aware of the Islamabad talks, while the Taliban did not respond to queries.
The United States now has around 14,000 uniformed personnel in the country.
'The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies and deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools.'They give safe haven to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan, with little help.
He also highlighted the efforts and sacrifices of Pakistani people and security forces to defeat the forces of terrorism.
On Saturday, Yemen's Houthi movement reportedly fired a ballistic missile toward Saudi Arabia's southern province of Najran. The UAE has expressed support for the Saudi positions in Yemen at various levels.
The USGS confirmed that the origin of the quake was the fall of a meteorite that was "seen and heard" in the Detroit area. A NASA account tweeted data from the GOES16 satellite that may have also caught the meteor entering earth's atmosphere.
The family wants a preliminary order that would allow her to wear the patch and get the cannabis oil drops, USA Today reported. The school district said it had concerns that its employees could face penalties for helping Ashley with her treatments.
Ms Sturgeon added: "There is zero credible evidence to suggest leaving the single market will bring any benefit to our economy". This variant of Brexit would see the Scottish GDP 2.7 percent less in 2030 (£688 per head).
Security Council has imposed stepped-up sanctions on North Korea as it continues to test-fire missiles and conduct nuclear tests. Treasury imposed sanctions on nine entities, 16 people and six North Korean ships it accused of helping the weapons programs.
Absent are a handful of the smaller trinkets: a ring, two more carvings, a Mimir's head keychain, and another digital shield. Meanwhile, his son appears to be just as willing and able to conquer his fears and vanquish enemies as Kratos .
They offered 10,000 euros ($12,225) to anyone with information that would resolve the case and provided a secure phone line. Tensions have remained high between ethnic Albanians and ethnic Serbs in some areas of Kosovo over the past two decades.
O'Riordan, known for such hits as Linger and Zombie , died unexpectedly in her hotel room in London on January 15. "I am lost. Officials said they are awaiting the results of "various tests", and the hearing was adjourned until April 3rd .
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Kobach said an amnesty deal on the DACA program would encourage a massive surge in illegal border crossings from Mexico. Alsup's order does not require the administration to process new applicants for the program.
TPP trade agreement passes with 11 member states
Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said the deal would also grant full access to Japan's auto market for the first time. But a major labour union and a group representing auto parts manufacturers said the deal would cause job losses.
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