‘Tragic mistake’: Pentagon apologies for Kabul drone strike that killed 10 civilians

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Sky News published this video item, entitled “‘Tragic mistake’: Pentagon apologies for Kabul drone strike that killed 10 civilians” – below is their description.

The Pentagon has admitted a drone strike in Kabul that killed 10 civilians, including up to seven children, was a “tragic mistake”.

General Kenneth Franklin McKenzie Jr, head of US central command, said it was “unlikely” the vehicle targeted on August 29 – or those who died – were associated with ISIS-K or were a direct threat to US forces.

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