Afghanistan

Locals: NATO Airstrike Kills 12 Civilians in Afghanistan

Afghanistan's president condemned the attack, NATO says it offered "fire support" but had no reports of fatalities

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Up to 12 civilians—10 children and two women—are reported to have been killed in a Nato air strike in eastern Afghanistan.

A further six women are believed to have been injured in the incident in Shigal district, Kunar province.