In memory of and sympathy for
2-15 civilians killed
3 more injured
on May 1-2, 2009
in the areas north of Lashkar Gah, Helmand province. NATO-led occupation forces carried out intense ground and air attacks in a number of areas. British forces bombarded near the town of Heyderabad in the Gereshk district, apparently hitting and killing some 15 laborers who had come from other provinces to work in the poppy fields. U.S-led forces carrying out a military operation near Nad Ali killed 2 civilians and wounded three others, all from the same family according to the police chief of Helmand. Residents complained about being stranded in areas under intense attack.
Killed and wounded by NATO ground and air attacks