TV News LIES

Sunday, Apr 23rd

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News War Afghan children 'killed by Nato air strike in Shigal'

Afghan children 'killed by Nato air strike in Shigal'

E-mail Print PDF

AFGHAN CHILDREN DEADUp to 12 civilians - 10 children and two women - are reported to have been killed in a Nato air strike in eastern Afghanistan. A further six women are believed to have been injured in the incident in Shigal district, Kunar province.

Villagers and officials told the BBC that the casualties were inside their homes when they died. Nato confirmed that "fire support" was used in Shigal after a US civilian adviser died in a militant attack.

It did not have any reports of civilian deaths, but photographs apparently sent from the scene to international news agencies appeared to show the bodies of several dead young children, surrounded by Afghan villagers.

A local official said eight Taliban insurgents had also died in the air strike on Saturday, which is reported to have caused the roofs of several houses in three villages to collapse.

TVNL comment: These women and children were probably targeted as "suspected militants." But they hate us for our freedom, right?

More...


 


Most Recent Related Stories...


Afghanistan: 36 Islamic State fighters killed by large blast

MOAB blast killed 36The attack on a tunnel complex in remote eastern Afghanistan with the largest non-nuclear weapon ever...

US coalition mistakenly kills 18 allied Syrian rebels

Friendly fire kills 18 Syrian alliesAt least 18 members of the American-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) were killed in a US-led...

U.S. uses 'mother of all bombs' for first time in Afghanistan

Mother of all bombs dropped in AfghanistanThe United States dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used...

U.S. Launches Missiles at Syrian Base After Chemical Weapons Attack

US launches cruise missiles at air base in SyriaThe United States launched dozens of cruise missiles Thursday night at a Syrian airfield in response...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!