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US-led forces have killed at least five private security contractors and injured nine others in an airstrike

US-led raid kills five in Afghanistan

US-led forces have killed at least five private security contractors and injured nine others in an airstrike in the troubled eastern Afghanistan.
Press TV     June 30, 2011

The strike took place on a NATO logistics convoy in Sayedabad district of Wardak province, a Press TV correspondent reported on Thursday.

The US led forces reportedly hit the convoy after it was attacked by militants.

NATO officials claim they have only killed militants in the air strike.

Please see the original at Press TV

June 30, 2011 - Posted by | Afghanistan, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties, Private Security Contractor, Safety and Security Issues | , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. Will they release the names of the contractors who died?

    Comment by CJ | July 2, 2011 | Reply


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