The Pentagon declassified video showing the moment he killed 10 Afghan civilians in a US airstrike.
The US Department of Defense, a video clip of a drone strike in the Afghan capital Kabul last August, which killed 10 civilians, including 7 children.
The Pentagon initially claimed it had killed an ISIS member in Khorasan who was planning to attack US forces during the withdrawal from Afghanistan, but after about three weeks it admitted to killing civilians.
The video provides new details on recent operations in the final days of the Afghanistan war before the US withdrawal. This section was declassified after a legal dispute led by the American newspaper “The New York Times”.
Two drones captured black-and-white thermal images of Zamarai Ahmadi, an American aid worker, driving his vehicle home to Kabul on August 29, 2021.
In the video, several civilians appear before a Hellfire missile hit Ahmadi’s vehicle, which turned into a giant fireball, killing Ahmad, two other people and seven children.