16 octombrie 2021

US Says it Will Pay the Family of the 10 Afghans Killed in a Failed Drone Strike and Help Them Relocate to US

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The U.S. offered payments this week to the family of the 10 Afghan civilians, including seven children, who were killed in error by a U.S. drone strike on August 29.The Pentagon announced the payments in a statement on Friday night but did not say how much was offered, The New York Times reported. The statement also said the U.S. would help the surviving family members relocate to the United States if they are interested.Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby told The Associated Press the offers [...]