the united states has stepped up its lufträder in the country at the same time as talks on the peace treaty in progress with the taliban, which now control or have influence over large parts of the country than ever since 2001.
the united states is the only member state in the international coalition in Afghanistan, which help with air support in the conflict.
2019 low international and afghan forces behind the 305 civilas death. At the same time killed the rebel groups 227 people, according to Unamas quarterly report.
most of The deaths were a result of lufträder or ground operations, mainly carried out by US-backed afghan forces.
”Unama calls on both the afghan security forces and international military forces to investigate claims of civilian casualties, to publish the results and give suitable compensation to the victims,” writes the UN-the body of the report.
over the civilian casualties in 2009. The new report is the first to show that u.s. and afghan forces killed more civilians than rebel groups.
in Total, the number of civilian victims, with 23%, according to the report, compared with the same quarter of 2018.
a Total of 1.773 victims recorded during the first quarter of this year, 581 dead and 1.192 damaged. This is the lowest kvartalssiffran ago 2013.
During the whole of 2018 were killed 2.804 civilians in Afghanistan, the highest number to date, according to Unama.