Meanwhile, back in Afghanistan…

September 14th, 2002 – 9:28 am
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“A US airstrike that killed dozens of guests at a wedding party in Afghanistan in July was justified, a US military investigation has concluded. The US say their gunship was fired on. Its report says people at the party in central Afghanistan’s Uruzgan province who fired at US aircraft were to blame, not the American pilots who returned the fire.”

Of course, the Afghan government doesn’t agree with this conclusion (much to its credit), and the U.S. has provided no evidence at all to support its version of events.

Read the BBC News story here.

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