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BBC News: NATO-led forces killed BBC reporter in Afghanistan

September 9, 2011

The NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan has admitted it mistakenly killed BBC reporter Ahmed Omed Khpulwak in July.

ISAF said a US soldier mistook the Pashto service journalist for an insurgent when troops responded to a militant attack in the town of Tarin Kowt in southern Uruzgan province.

Continues at: bbc.co.uk – NATO-led forces killed BBC reporter in Afghanistan

3 Comments leave one →
  1. Claudio Alpaca permalink
    September 9, 2011 20:27

    I condolence to family of fallen BBC reporter Ahmed Omed khpulwak.
    I admire the serious comportment of ISAF, that his an honorable comportment, as the admission of own errors is ever a big act.
    Claudio Alpaca

  2. September 29, 2011 00:46

    Above all, a well written read

  3. October 4, 2011 22:39

    Your unquestionably correct on this blog

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