Saturday 22 July
Afghan local sources announced, the killing of 16 military air strike wrong carried out by the United States resulted in the targeting of Afghan police soldiers.
The US Air Force targeted a town in the province of Belmand, and the US military intelligence had not known in advance that the target town had been under the control of the Afghan authorities, which has been able to recover during the past few days.
Two US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier
Four US soldiers killed by Afghan military fire north of the country
The Afghan authorities published a statement, in which it explained that the US air strike targeted Afghan government forces and killed 16 soldiers.
The incident is not the first of its kind in Afghanistan , where US air strikes have proliferated in recent days targeting pro-Afghan forces, a sign of the lack of coordination and cooperation between the United States and the Afghan government.