Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General
The Secretary-General was profoundly saddened by reports that nine children were killed in Ghazni, Afghanistan, apparently as a result of an air strike carried out by coalition forces targetting a Taleban leader. The
Secretary-General offers his sincerest condolences to the families of the
children who were killed.
The Secretary-General has noted that the coalition will conduct an
investigation into this tragic incident and urges that the investigation be