Conflict & Justice

Afghan Anger Over Killing of 16 Villagers by US Soldier

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Afghan villager (BBC video)

There is anger in Afghanistan over the killing of 16 villagers by an American soldier.

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The Pentagon is investigating, but says the soldier likely acted alone in carrying out the attack.

Anchor Marco Werman gets reaction to the incident from Najeeb Azizi, a professor of Public Policy and Economics at Kabul University.