‘An American soldier goes on a shooting spree in Afghanistan’s southern province of Kandahar, killing at least 17 innocent Afghan civilians and wounding several others, Press TV reports.
The shooting took place early Sunday in the district of Panjwaii in southern Kandahar province. The US soldier has been reportedly detained following the assault.
The NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan confirmed the incident but did not disclose further details. The motive behind the deadly attack is not known yet. The Western military alliance says it will launch an investigation into the incident.’