“There is the possibility that fratricide may have been involved,” said a U.S. military official yesterday of the five American soldiers’ deaths in southern Afghanistan, according to news reports like this one from… 257 more words
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Five U.S. soldiers and one Afghan soldier were killed in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, reportedly in an incident of friendly fire.
NATO said that the soldiers were patrolling a volatile region of southern Afghanistan when their unit came under enemy fire. 126 more words