Hamid Karzai: Civilian casualties due to Airstrikes are outrageous
Reporter: Lutfullah Nijrabi
The former president condemned the air strikes against civilians in Nangarhar, Laghman, and Maidan Wardak, which resulted in civilian casualties. Mr. Karzai regards that these attacks are outrageous and sees it as a factor in increasing the anger of the people. “While peace talks are ongoing and this process has also gained momentum, military operations and civilian casualties can be a barrier to peace talks, and I seriously want to end such operations. » he added
During his governance, Mr. Karzai also expressed his strong opposition against air strikes throughout Afghanistan, he repeatedly condemned such attacks and has said that air strikes are the main factor which increase civilian casualties and such incidence bring outrage and emphasized that air strikes by foreign forces and air forces Afghanistan will increase the gap between the people and the government.