In memory of
Noor Ahmad, 55
Nazir Ahmad, 19, son of Noor Ahmad
Khalifa Hussain, 80, a shepherd
Bismullah, 20, a shepherd
Hajim Mohammed, 55
Gul Afgha, 21
Abdul Raziq, 43, a shepherd
Ghouse-u-din, 37, a shepherd
died on October 31, 2001
in and around Ishaq Suleiman village northwest of Herat. The village was situated about 1.6 kms from the Talibanís 4th Armoured Brigade Headquarters. U.S war planes dropped many cluster bombs in the area, many landing near homes, killing and injuring civilians. Others died a few days later when BLU-109 bomblets exploded.
U.S war planes drop cluster bombs targeting Taliban garrison, but miss.