Afghanistan : US soldier shoots 16 civilans dead in Kandahar

Afghanistan : US soldier shoots 16 civilans dead in Kandahar

Kandahar : Afghanistan | Mar 11, 2012 at 6:51 AM PDT
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US soldier goes on shooting spree in southern Afghanistan

A US soldier went out of the military compound on Sunday and opened fire on Afghan civilians killing 16 after entering their homes. 6 others were also injured . The tragic incident came weeks after US military personnel burned copies of the Holy Quran causing many deaths after massive protests were staged through out the country . Rouge Afghan policemen also turned their guns on US military personnel killing 6 after the Quran burning .

The latest incident adds into the already tense situation and mistrust between the Afghans and NATO personnel stationed in the region .

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US soldier kills 16 Afghan civilians in Kandahar

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U.S. soldiers and Afghan security forces secure an area near a car bomb blast attack in the city of Kandahar
U.S. soldiers and Afghan security forces secure an area near a car bomb blast attack in the city of Kandahar
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