10 civilians killed in NATO airstrike in Afghanistan


ASADABAD: At least ten civilians have been killed in a NATO airstrike in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan provincial officials said Sunday.

“At least four women, four children and two civilian drivers were killed in a NATO airstrike in Wattapur district of Kunar province,” Kunar Police Chief Abdul Haseeb Sayedkhil told AFP.

ISAF said it a statement that 10 enemy forces had been killed in a precision strike in the district Saturday, and that they had received no reports of civilian casualties.

Source: AFP