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At least 30 civilians died in May U.S. strikes in Afghanistan – U.N. probe

Oct 09, 2019 - 5:54 PM

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan says it 'verified 39 civilian casualties... due to the May 5 air strikes.' It also got 'credible information' about an additional 30 deaths, which are being verified.

14 die in Kabul guesthouse siege, most of them foreign

May 14, 2015 - 9:30 PM

Fourteen people most of them foreigners are killed in a Taliban attack on a Kabul guesthouse that trapped dozens attending a concert and triggered an hours long standoff with Afghan forces

AFTERMATH. An Afghan security official secures the scene of a gunfight between militants and government forces near a guesthouse in Kabul, Afghanistan, 13 May 2015. Photo by Jawad Jalali / EPA

Afghan civilian casualties rise as NATO pulls out: UN

Feb 08, 2014 - 5:38 PM

The deaths almost reached the record in 2011 said the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan The rise in deaths and injuries reverses the decline recorded last year

Civilian casualties up 23% in Afghan war - UN

Aug 01, 2013 - 10:44 AM

The increase reverses a decline in 2012 and raises questions about how Afghan troops can protect civilians as US led NATO soldiers withdraw