A man sits in the back of a truck with the bodies of several men and a child allegedly killed by a U.S. service member in Panjwai, Kandahar province south of Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, March 11, 2012. A U.S. service member walked out of a base in southern Afghanistan before dawn Sunday and started shooting Afghan civilians, according to villagers and Afghan and NATO officials. Villagers showed an Associated Press photographer 15 bodies, including women and children, and alleged they were killed by the American. (AP Photo/Allauddin Khan)

Actions of US troops expose rogue base, growing struggles in Afghanistan

(MintPress) – It is a witness account that the United States deems “flatly wrong,” however, sources are suggesting that several drunken U.S. troops were involved in the shootings of 16 civilians in Afghanistan, nine of which were children. The weekend shootings were initially reported to be carried out by a lone U.S. soldier. U.S. officials are said […]