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Karzai Rejects U.S. Apology For Killing Of Nine Afghan Boys

There is no apology for killing 9 children. The military thought they were fighting insurgents but it was really just some boys in a village chopping firewood. Chalk up another 9 families (at least) that now considering the United States an enemy, and why shouldn’t they. If I had children and a government killed or harmed just one of them I would not rest until I got justice.

To quote from the article – “President Karzai said that repetition of such incidents would affect relations and the environment of trust between us. The continuation of such incidents is not tolerable and not acceptable for the Afghan people and government,”

Karzai Rejects U.S. Apology For Killing Of Nine Afghan Boys
By Patrick Quinn
March 6, 2011

KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghanistan’s president on Sunday rejected a U.S. apology for the mistaken killing of nine Afghan boys in a NATO air attack and said civilian casualties are no longer acceptable.

Read the full story @ http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/03/06/karzai-rejects-us-apology-afghanistan-boys-killed_n_831972.html

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