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Is miscommunication to blame in US airstrike that killed at least 5 Afghan troops?

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Mar 14, 2019 6:45 PM 1+ mon ago

Is miscommunication to blame in US airstrike that killed at least 5 Afghan troops?

Barikzai said many of the wounded in the deadly incident were in critical condition but did not provide details.

Afghan military and police forces had higher numbers of battlefield casualties in a "difficult and bloody summer" of fighting the Taliban insurgency, the American general overseeing the war said Thursday.

Despite intensified negotiations between the U.S. and the Taliban to end the 17-year war in Afghanistan, the insurgents have been carrying out near-daily attacks across the country, mainly targeting the government and security forces and causing staggering casualties.

Meanwhile, in the capital of northern Balkh province, shops and businesses were closed in a city-wide strike to protest the appointment of a new provincial police chief over the objections of a former governor and powerful warlord.

New police chief Abdul Raqib Mubarez landed at the airport in Mazar-e-Sharif ...

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