In memory of

  

4 civilians

killed on November 9, 2001

  

in the village of Istalif. U.S. war planes were bombing ahead of the advancing troops of the Northern Alliance. The villages of Qila-i-Nusro, Talaf, Qarabagh and Istalif were struck. Pakistani dailies citing the Talibanís Bakhter information agency in Kabul and the DPA reported that four civilians were killed and seven injured in Istalif.

 

Killed by high-level U.S. bombing of villages