NORCO (CNS) - Two Marines from Riverside County were among the 13 U.S. service members killed in a suicide bombing at the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, officials confirmed today. The city of Norco confirmed on its Facebook page that resident Kareem Mae'Lee Grant Nikoui, a lance corporal, was one of 11 Marines who died in the Thursday attack at Hamid Karzai International Airport. Nikoui's father also confirmed the death in an interview with The Daily Beast. A Navy corpsman and an Army soldier also died in the attack. "The U.S. Marine, who graduated from Norco High School in 2019 and served in JROTC, was committed to serving his country and is survived by his mother, father and siblings,'' according to the city. "Lance Corporal Kareem Nikoui's name will be enshrined on the `Lest We
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