Somalia: Amnesty accuses U.S. army of killing civilians

Amnesty International has accused the United States of killing three civilians in an air strike in Somalia. The international rights group said the U.S. failed to investigate claims that those killed were farmers with no ties to Al-Shabaab. Amnesty said on Tuesday that its investigations revealed that the farmers were killed in the March 18 strike in southern Somalia. It said the civilians killed were innocent, but the US Africa Command (Africom) claims they were jihadists. According to Amnesty many civilians have been killed in series of US air raids…

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