NATO halts rocket system that killed Afghan civilians

NATO halts rocket system that killed Afghan civilians

NATO has suspended the use of the rocket system which led to the deaths of 12 civilians in Afghanistan.

They died when two US missiles hit a home during Operation Moshtarak - aimed at pushing back the Taliban.

The top NATO commander in Afghanistan, General Stanley McChrystal, has apologised, but he didn't refer to the incident in a briefing this morning.


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