Afghanis: Nato strike kills 10 civilians
- Published: 8 Sep 2013 at 17.51
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At least ten civilians have been killed in a Nato airstrike on a pickup truck carrying women and children in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan provincial officials said Sunday.
ISAF said 10 enemy forces had been killed in a precision strike in the Wattapur district of Kunar province Saturday, but that they had received no reports of any civilian casualties.
Kunar Police Chief Abdul Habib Sayedkhil told AFP the airstrike hit a pickup truck carrying the women and children as well as four armed insurgents.
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