. No Punishments For Deadly US Drone Strike in Kabul « JO LEE MAGAZINE

No U.S. military personnel involved in the Aug. 29 drone strike that killed 10 civilians will be disciplined, the Pentagon’s top spokesman said at a news conference Monday. The deadly drone strike had targeted what was believed to be a car bomber, but instead struck three adults, including the Afghan employee of an American aid organization, and seven children.”  I do not anticipate there being issues of personal accountability to be had with respect to the August 29 airstrike,” John Kirby, the Pentagon spokesman, told reporters. What we saw here was a breakdown in process and execution in procedural events, not the result of negligence, not the result of misconduct, not the result of poor leadership,” said Kirby.


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