Update:  Confirmed missing soldier’s remains found.

BBC News – Two US servicemen seized by Afghan Taliban – reports.

‘Captive killed’

A spokesman for the Logar governor told the BBC on Saturday that the two Americans had ignored warnings and set out on their own from their base on Friday evening into a known Taliban-held area.

After an exchange of gunfire the two were captured.

One unconfirmed report later said that one of the captives had been killed.

What could they have been thinking?

H/T Nom