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Pentagon acknowledges Aug. 29 drone strike in Afghanistan was a tragic mistake that killed 10 civilians.

A US inquiry has found a drone strike in Kabul in late August killed 10 innocent people, a US official says.
1 month ago|Kabul, Afghanistan

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US admits Kabul drone strike killed civilians

A US inquiry has found a drone strike in Kabul in late August killed 10 innocent people, a US official says.

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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US admits Kabul drone strike killed civilians

A US inquiry has found a drone strike in Kabul in late August killed 10 innocent people, a US official says.

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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US admits Kabul strike killed 10 civilians and not Islamic State militants

Gen Kenneth McKenzie says ‘it was a mistake’ and that it was unlikely those who died posed a direct threat to US forces

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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Pentagon says deadly Kabul airstrike mistakenly killed civilians, not ISIS extremists

The U.S. Pentagon retreated from its defence of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that an internal review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first stated.

1 month ago|Canada
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U.S. military says 10 civilians killed in Kabul drone strike last month

WASHINGTON - A U.S. drone strike in Kabul last month killed as many 10 civilians, including seven children, a senior U.S. general said on Friday. "It was a mistake and I offer my sincere apology," U.S. General Frank McKenzie, the head of U.S. Central Command, told reporters. He added that he now believed that it unlikely that the vehicle hit or those who died were Islamic State

1 month ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
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'It Was Mistake, Offer Sincere Apology': Top US Military Commander on Kabul Drone Strike That Killed 10 Civilians

A top US military commander has conceded as a ”mistake” the drone strike by the American forces in Kabul last month, targeting ISIS-K terrorists days after a suicide bombing at the city airport, that killed 10 civilians, including up to seven children.

1 month ago|India
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‘Tragic mistake’: Pentagon admits Kabul drone strike killed 10 civilians instead of ISIS - National

Senior U.S. officers had said the Aug. 29 strike that took place as foreign forces were withdrawing from Afghanistan targeted an Islamic States suicide bomber.

1 month ago|Toronto, Canada
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Pentagon reverses itself, calls deadly Kabul strike an error

The Pentagon retreated from its defence of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that a review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first believed.

1 month ago|Toronto, Canada
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Pentagon reverses itself, calls deadly Kabul strike an error

“The strike was a tragic mistake,” Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie, head of U.S. Central Command, told a Pentagon news conference

1 month ago|India
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"Tragic Mistake": US Admits Drone Strike In Kabul Killed 10 Civilians

A top general admitted the United States had made a "mistake" when it launched a drone strike against suspected Islamic State militants in the Afghan capital Kabul on August 29, confirming that it killed 10 civilians instead.

1 month ago|New Delhi, India
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