Foreign troops ’kill four civilians’ in Kabul
|Wednesday, September 3,2008 11:03|
|By Abdullah Anwari, quqnoos.com|
Alleged raid on home in
FOREIGN forces have sparked more mass protests after soldiers allegedly stormed a residential house in
Residents in the Hotkhil area of the capital took to the streets and blockaded the
Pictures taken by Quqnoos.com show the bloody body of the husband and the dead bodies of the two children.
Eye-witnesses said foreign soldiers began the raid by throwing grenades into the house before firing shots into the rooms.
The wife died from her wounds in hospital at about .
Residents said the dead husband’s two brothers and his father were arrested during the alleged raid.
NATO and coalition forces were unavailable for comment.
Protestors demanded the government punish the foreign troops who carried out the alleged killings and vowed to continue their demonstrations until the arrested men were released from custody.
Ten days ago, a coalition bombing raid in the western
Parliament condemned the coalition for the
As many as 1,000 civilians have been killed in Taliban-related violence this year, the Agency Co-ordinating Body for Afghan Relief said.