NATO Helicopter Mistakenly Kills 4 Afghan Troops | Talking Points Memo

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say a NATO helicopter mistakenly killed four Afghan troops in the east while a Taliban ambush left an official and three other people dead in the country’s south.Spokesman Ahmad Zia Abdulzai says a NATO helicopter called in as air support following an attack on an Afghan checkpoint in eastern Nangarhar province’s Bati Kot district accidentally killed four Afghan troops Wednesday night.

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