Afghanistan's Karzai calls shooting spree "intentional murders"

KABUL Sun Mar 11, 2012 10:31am EDT

KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan President Hamid Karzai condemned a shooting rampage by Western soldiers in southern Kandahar province on Sunday as "intentional murders" and demanded an explanation from the United States.

The victims of the shooting spree, which left up to 16 civilians dead, included nine children and three women, Karzai's office said in a statement.

(Reporting by Rob Taylor; Editing by Dean Yates)

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Comments (4)
GMavros wrote:
Have we f_cked up again or what ? and in the most dangerous place.

“Mr. President Obama, please Sir, we have to get out of there fast, and I mean real fast, this fiasco could cost your the re-election, which we can’t afford.”

Mar 11, 2012 2:06pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
JoeAlpha100 wrote:
The media including Reuters are defining the two words “MURDER” and “KILL” again and again in their releases:

MURDER: verb, to guiltily kill any American people

KILL: verb, to physically eliminating any plant, animal or people of countries other than the US

The Oxford and Webster might consider revising their dictionaries.

I feel sick about our ugly media and pressmen.

Mar 11, 2012 3:48pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
Lord_Foxdrake wrote:
Karzai is our puppet. He’s also addicted to hashish. He’s also presided over one of the greatest transfers of wealth out of the country. Really think it cost 20 million dollars to build a school there? No! it cost 60k dollars and 19.9 million is transferred to banks in the UAE.

What a scam.

Mar 11, 2012 5:37pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
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