US Soldier Goes on Killing Spree Against Afghan Citizens
A US serviceman went on a shooting spree in Afghanistan, leading to increased political tensions between the two countries.Â Afghan President Hamid Karzai has demanded an explanation from the United States about what happened, but US officials have not yet released details surrounding the situation. .
The alleged shooter made the attack in Kandahar, the same province where the Quran has been burned on a US base.Â There were riots for days after the burning. General John Allen, a US commander, has released a statement about the shooting.Â He said that there will be a â€œrapid and thorough investigation,â€ and that the soldier will be in US custody. Â Â He also offered his condolences to the Afghan people for the incident, and said that “anyone who is found to have committed wrongdoing is held fully accountable.”
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