Petraeus accuses Afghan parents of burning kids to make US look bad

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February 22, 2011
Antiwar.com    
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"In a closed door meeting aimed at explaining why [US forces] had killed so many civilians, Gen. Petraeus actually accused parents in the region of burning their own children in an attempt to raise the death count and make the US look bad. ... the shocking accusation sparked considerable anger amongst the Karzai government." (02/22/11)

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