The Killing Jeopardizes the Protecting in Afghanistan

Continuing in the fine media tradition of treating dead civilians mostly as a problem for the people who kill them, USA Today offers readers this (4/16/10): Deaths of Afghan Civilians Double Accidental killings hurt NATO effort By Paul Wiseman USATODAY KABUL â┚¬” Deaths of Afghan civilians by NATO troops have more than doubled this year, NATO statistics show, jeopardizing a U.S. campaign to win over the local population by protecting them against insurgent attacks.