UNAMA Expresses Concern Over Civilian Casualties in Helmand

UNAMA released a statement to express concern over “credible” reports of casualties faced by Afghan civilians due to airstrikes on Friday in Sangin district of Helmand.

It also announced that it has followed up on the reports and that the UN mission will share its findings when established.

Reports of more than 10 people facing casualties in Sangin district of Helmand province surfaced on Sunday. As per sources, the casualties were caused by airstrikes which were launched in an ongoing fight between Afghan security forces and the Taliban.

11 / February 2019
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