More Afghan civilian deaths by US bombs


This video is called Civilian victims of the US ‘war on terror’ in Afghanistan.

From Reuters:

U.S.-led forces confirm killing Afghan civilians

Thu Jul 17, 2008

KABUL – U.S.-led coalition troops have killed eight Afghan civilians in an air strike in the western province of Farah during a raid against suspected militants, the U.S. military said.

The acknowledgement came as reports of more civilian deaths caused by a fresh air raid by foreign forces emerged on Thursday from the neighboring province of Herat. …

“The coalition convoy returned fire and called for close air support on the enemy positions. A house was hit; eight civilians were killed, two others injured,” it [the U.S. military] said in a statement late on Wednesday. …

Afghan officials said nine people, all members of the same family were killed in Tuesday’s bombing.

In Thursday’s raid, at least four men were killed, a spokesman for the regional police command said. Witnesses said 17 people were also wounded and taken to hospital.

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