Pakistan: Officials deny reports that their side led to attack

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November 28, 2011
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"The NATO airstrikes that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers lasted almost two hours and continued even after commanders at the bases pleaded with coalition forces to stop, Pakistan's military claimed Monday, charges that could further inflame anger in Pakistan. NATO has described the incident as 'tragic and unintended' and has promised a full investigation. Unnamed Afghan officials have said that Afghan commandos and U.S. special forces were conducting a mission on the Afghan side of the border and took incoming fire from the direction of the Pakistani posts." (11/28/11)

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