Airstrike Hits Afghan Hospital, Killing at Least 3

October 3, 2015 5:32 AM

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Airstrike Hits Afghan Hospital, Killing at Least 3

KABUL, Afghanistan — A United States airstrike appears to have badly damaged the hospital run by Doctors Without Borders in the Afghan city of Kunduz early Saturday, killing at least three people and wounding dozens, including members of the hospital staff.

The United States military, in a statement, confirmed the 2:15 a.m. airstrike, saying it had been targeting individuals “who were threatening the force” and that “there may have been collateral damage to a nearby medical facility.”

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