US Investigating Airstrike That Hit Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Afghanistan

Afghan Forces Requested US Airstrike That Hit Hospital, Gen. John Campbell saysThe U.S. military is investigating an airstrike in Kunduz, Afghanistan, early Saturday that appears to have struck a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders, killing at least 19 and injuring 37. The international aid organization has condemned the attack “in the strongest possible terms” and demanded an independent investigation into the circumstances that led to the airstrike. In a statement, Doctors Without Borders said 19 people were killed at the hospital including 12 staff members and seven patients, three of them children.

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