Tuesday, September 09, 2008

U.S. Team to Reinvestigate Deadly Strike In Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Sept. 8 -- The U.S. Central Command will send a senior team, headed by a general and including a legal affairs officer, to reinvestigate a U.S. air attack last month that U.N. and Afghan officials say killed 90 civilians, amid mounting public outrage in Afghanistan and evidence that conflicts with the military's initial version of events.

The 43-page report, “‘Troops in Contact’: Airstrikes and Civilian Deaths in Afghanistan,”, Human Rights Watch

US and NATO airstrikes in Afghanistan, Human Rights Watch


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