In memory of and sympathy for
Malem Mohammad Nader, 55, male
Mohammad Musa Khan, 60, his brother
3 women injured
Mirza Mohammad Khan, 70, another brother injured
on April 27, 2009
in Basharan, 9 kms north of Lashkar Gah, Helmand Province. A fire fight broke out between resistance fighters and the foreign occupiers. The foreign forces employed ground and air attacks. Mirza Mohammad Khan, 70, was wounded and brought to a hospital in Lashkar Gah. There he told the Afghan Islamic Press what happened. Some projectile struck the family’s home killing his two brothers and wounding three women. A resident confirmed the account. The three men were sons of a prominent local tribal leader, Abdol Aziz Khan.