Posts Tagged ‘US airstrikes’

By Lutfi Abu-Oun and Zohra Bensemra

TRIPOLI, March 25 (Reuters) – Civilians, including women, were among those killed in the latest Western air strikes in the Libyan capital Tripoli, officials and hospital workers said.

Libya said late on Thursday the civilian death toll from five days of coalition air strikes had reached almost 100 and accused Western governments of fighting on the side of the rebels. (more…)

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16 Jun 2009 19:56:56 GMT
Source: Reuters
(Updates with quotes from Pentagon press secretary, details) By David Morgan WASHINGTON, June 16 (Reuters) – The Pentagon is expected to release a report on civilian deaths from U.S. air strikes in western Afghanistan after debate within the Obama administration nearly squelched the disclosure, officials said on Tuesday. (more…)

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