U.S. Airstrike in Afghanistan Kills a Dozen Afghan Soldiers “By Mistake”

HeadlineAug 09, 2018

A U.S. airstrike has killed at least a dozen Afghan security forces in Logar Province. Afghan officials say the U.S. airstrike hit an Afghan police outpost by mistake. The United States has sharply increased bombing in Afghanistan, dropping nearly 3,000 bombs in the first six months of this year, almost twice as many as during the same period last year.

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