Civilians Again killed in Ghazni

Other News Materials 12 November 2008 15:40 (UTC +04:00)

Afghanistan, Kabul, 12 November / corr Trend A. Hakimi / Latest American air-strike error caused civilian tragedy at engagement party in central province of Ghazni in Afghanistan.

This air-strike in the central province of Afghanistan killed three civilian according to the local officials.

The police chief of Andar district, where the raid occurred, said the latest bombing of civilians happened on Tuesday in the Nazar Khan village.

The killings are the latest in a series of US air-strikes that have killed innocent civilians and also a week back the U.S. army admitted to killing 37 civilians at a wedding party in the southern province of Kandahar. The U.S. accused militants of using civilians as human shields.

Some 14 members of a private security company were killed in south-eastern province of Khost.

The president of Afghanistan in his first official congratulatory message to US President-elect Barack Obama, called for an immediate end to civilian casualties in Afghanistan,

Azizabad, Herat, is the other village that suffered US strike killed a large number of civilians.

In Sayid Khil, Khost, nine Afghan Army soldiers killed and wounded on October 22.

These are while, ISAF spokesman and American officials have assure the people that they will not commit such error again, they press that they will be more accurate on their operation in future.