In memory of
~ 20 civilians killed
killed during March 2008
across Helmand Province though especially in the Sangin area. In mid-March 13 civilians were killed in a NATO air strike. In later March, dozens more were slaughtered when NATO forces bombed a popular picnic spot in the Sangin district. During the week of March 17th , some 400 protesters gathered in Lashkar Gah to protest civilian killings. Protesters claimed that NATO occupation soldiers raided a home, killing two people (including a child).
Killed by relentless US/NATO air strikes