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Pentagon admits Afghanistan drone strike killed civilians

The United States has admitted it killed 10 civilians in a drone strike in Kabul on August 29. Initially, the Pentagon had defended the strike, saying it hit an "Islamic State" militant. But now, after investigating the incident, it has owned up to the error.

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