TITLE

Who are the bad guys?

AUTHOR(S)
Mazzetti, Mark
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/11/2002, Vol. 132 Issue 4, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a raid made by United States special forces on two suspected Taliban compounds in Afghanistan may have been misdirected as a result of false intelligence. Allegations that the raid killed several Afghans who were actually allies of the nation's leader, Hamid Karzai, and not Taliban fighters; Investigation which the U.S. Defense Department has opened into the incident; Suspicion that it was an attempt by some Afghans to involve U.S. forces in a tribal power struggle.
ACCESSION #
6006496

 

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