This video footage shows a drone strike in Kabul, Afghanistan on Aug. 29, 2021, that killed 10 civilians. AP
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Three days earlier a suicide bombing at the airport had killed 13 US troops and more than 160 Afghans.
When it later acknowledged its error in the Aug. 29 drone strike, Central Command said it determined that the man driving the car had nothing to do with the Daesh group.
This image from video shows a missile fired from a drone in Kabul on Aug.29, 2021, that killed 10 civilians. AP
The man was Zemari Ahmadi, who worked for Nutrition and Education International, a US-based aid organization.
An Afghan whose daughter was among 10 relatives killed by a wrongly directed US drone strike expressed anger at Washington's decision not to punish anyone for the deadly mishit.
"God will take revenge," said Aimal Ahmadi, 32, who lost his three-year-old daughter Malika and nine other relatives in the August 29 strike, which came as the United States military scrambled to complete its withdrawal from Afghanistan.
Green Village is separate from the nearby Green Zone, a walled-off and heavily fortified part of Kabul that is home to several embassies including the US and British facilities.
Deadly violence has been taking a heavy toll on civilians in Afghanistan despite the ongoing peace negotiations and that’s not acceptable. The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has in its latest report stated that more civilians were killed by Afghan and international coalition forces in the first half of this
It was a heartless and condemnable act of terrorism in Kabul in which several people died and many were injured (“Bomb targets Kabul University, several die,” July 20, Gulf Today). There should be an end to war and terrorism in Afghanistan. For many decades the innocent Afghan people are being victimised
Hurt and upset after their daughter eloped with her lover and married him, her parents have declared her 'dead,' got cards with a condolence message printed and distributed.
Construction was scheduled to be completed in 2019 but faced multiple delays, including those caused by an earlier collapse on April 30 last year due to strong winds and rain.
According to the Hijiri calendar, the Eid Al Adha could be from June 27th to June 30th and with the weekend Saturday and Sunday, residents and citizens would get a long six-day holiday.
An African security guard, in collaboration with three colleagues stole Dhs2 million under duress from a company accountant and her assistant after assaulting them with an electric detonator and threatening to kill them.