US military investigating alleged civilian casualties in Mosul strike

By REUTERS
March 25, 2017 23:47
Breaking news

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)

WASHINGTON  - The US military acknowledged on Saturday that the US-led coalition struck at the request of Iraqi security forces a location in West Mosul where dozens of civilian casualties allegedly occurred. US Central Command said in a statement that it took the allegation seriously and has opened an investigation "to determine the facts surrounding this strike and the validity of the allegation of civilian casualties."


Related Content

Breaking news
April 22, 2018
Report: Police Say 'No Criminal Suspicion' in Avicii's Death

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 14 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 20
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 13 - 19
    Jerusalem
    16 - 20
    Haifa
  • 19 - 29
    Elat
    17 - 27
    Tiberias