- The US air raid on a hospital in Kunduz was a mistake of the US command in that country. The attack was done at the request of the Afghan armed forces. This said the US commander of the troops involved in Afghanistan, Gen. John Campbell , at a parliamentary inquiry .
Campbell also said the Afghan forces occasionally fail, but he is confident that they recapture the city of Kunduz.
The Taliban took Kunduz September 28 quickly in.Amerikaanse warplanes attacked October 3 about an hour hospital of Doctors without Borders (MSF) in the city. The attacks were reportedly still half an hour after the Afghan and US authorities were alerted about what target they bombarded . There were 22 dead and thirty gewonden.Campbell promised Tuesday to take steps such as better training of those involved , to try to prevent these mistakes.