At least 15 civilians killed in Afghan airstrike

10-01-2021

Kabul, Jan 10 (UNI) At least 15 civilians were killed in an Afghan air force strike in the southwestern province of Nimruz, the governor's spokesman, Bahram Haqmal, confirmed on Sunday.

Earlier in the day, a civilian source in the province told Sputnik that last night’s airstrike by the Afghan forces had killed 15 members of one family, all civilians, in the Manzara area of Khash Rod district.

The defense ministry is yet to comment on it.