Karzai orders Afghan forces not to request NATO airstrikes

02/18/2013 | Army Times · San Francisco Chronicle · Stars and Stripes

Afghan President Hamid Karzai today banned Afghan security forces from requesting NATO airstrikes in residential areas. Recently, an Afghan-requested airstrike killed at least 10 civilians, according to officials. U.S. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, said Sunday that the ban will not undermine operations in the region, as international forces can still carry out airstrikes on their own accord.

View Full Article in:

Army Times · San Francisco Chronicle · Stars and Stripes

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Major Gifts Officer
Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
New York, NY
Project One America Director
Human Rights Campaign
Washington, DC
Director of Development & Communications
National LGBT Bar Association
Washington, DC
Affiliate Relations, External Affairs, & Policy Fellow
National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC
Ohio Competes Campaign Manager
Equality Ohio
Columbus, OH