Airstrike Kills 11 Afghan Children, Six Taliban, Official Says

Airstrike by NATO’s International Security Assistance Force took place late yesterday in eastern Kunar province, provincial spokesman Wasifullah Wasifi said.

Separately, a U.S. soldier died in in a joint Afghan-ISAF operation against Taliban insurgents, according to an ISAF statement.

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