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Afghan hospital bombing: Toll rises to 22

Afghan hospital bombing:  Toll rises to 22

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  6 Oct 2015 12:00 AM GMT

Kabul, October 5: The toll by air strikes at a hospital in Afghanistan’s Kunduz city has risen to 22, Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), the agency running the hospital, said on Sunday. “The hospital was full of MSF staff, patients and their care-takers. It is 12 MSF staff members and 10 patients, including three children, who were killed in the attack,” the statement said. The air raid struck the hospital early Saturday. The US forces in Afghanistan which support Afghan forces in the war on Taliban militants and terrorists, said an investigation has been initiated into the case, Xinhua news agency reported. (IANS)

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