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Human error led to deadly U.S. strike on Afghan hospital- military

Human error led to deadly U.S. strike on Afghan hospital- military

Nov 26, – Some U.S. personnel were suspended and could face disciplinary action after failing to follow U.S. rules of engagement in a war zone, said U.S. Army General John Campbell, who leads international forces in Afghanistan. A U.S. investigation found that the deadly Oct. 3 air strike in Afghanistan that destroyed a hospital run […]

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Bomber kills 6 in Afghanistan ahead US deal talks

Bomber kills 6 in Afghanistan ahead US deal talks

Nov 16, – A suicide car bomber tore through the Afghan capital Saturday, just hours after President Hamid Karzai announced U.S. and Afghan negotiators had agreed on a draft deal allowing U.S. troops to remain in the country beyond a 2014 deadline. The blast, which killed six people near where thousands of tribal leaders will […]

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Bombs target elite housing complex of Afghan President Hamid Karzai

Bombs target elite housing complex of Afghan President Hamid Karzai

May 18, AP – The blasts happened inside Aino Mina, a housing complex on the northern outskirts of the city that was developed in part by Mahmood Karzai, the president’s younger brother. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but striking inside a powerful symbol of wealth and influence would be a publicity coup […]

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