Twelve Afghan civilians dead in air strike: Afghan officials




 
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Twelve Afghan civilians dead in air strike: Afghan officials
 
April 7th, 2013  
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Twelve Afghan civilians dead in air strike: Afghan officials
By Mohammad Anwar SHIGAL, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Eleven children and a woman were killed by an air strike during a NATO operation targeting Taliban commanders in eastern Afghanistan, officials in the region said Sunday. Civilian deaths have been a long-running source of friction between Afghan President Hamid Karzai and his international backers. Karzai has forbidden Afghan troops from calling for air strikes and NATO advise crews not to fire at or bomb in populated areas. ...

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