In memory of

 

2-16 villagers killed

 

 

at 4:30 PM, October 27, 2001

 

 

 

in the village of Khan Agha, Kapisa Province, in the Shomali Plain. U.S. B-52 and F-18 war planes dropped many bombs on villages close to the frontlines. Even the Northern Alliance confirmed that a US bomb struck the village of Khan Agha, killing at least two people.  However, a medical source at the hospital where victims were taken said as many as 16 villagers may have died. Khan Agha was located 3 kms from the frontlines with the Taliban. As many as 35 bombs were dropped in the area. The photo above displays U.S. bombs falling upon the village of Khan Agha.

 

 

 

 

High altitude bombing by B-52ís and F-18ís