All the papers mention that at least eight (the NYT says 16) civilians were killed yesterday in Afghanistan after a suicide bombing targeting an American military convoy led to "chaotic gunfire." Hundreds of Afghans went out into the streets and shouted anti-American and anti-government slogans. Although U.S. officials say the civilians were caught in the middle of shooting between troops and militants, many accused the Americans of shooting indiscriminately on a busy road.If I didn't know better, this would have been the perfect description of the Boston Massacre.
Nine Afghan civilians have been killed in a bombing raid in Kapisa province, Afghan officials say.
I'm a very lucky person with every allergy known to man but still happy to be enjoying a wonderful life living in the best place in the world!