Photo of Hellfire missiles being loaded onto a US military Reaper drone in Afghanistan by Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson/U.S. Air Force

Recent US Airstrikes Kill 22 Afghan Civilians, Mostly Women And Children

The U.N. mission in Afghanistan expressed “grave concern” at the violence in Helmand, saying its initial inquiries suggest the airstrikes killed at least 18 civilians, “nearly all women and children.”