Stories tagged: Afghan civilian deaths
Fri., Dec. 10, 2010, 4:05 p.m.
2 more soldiers face courts-martial in Afghan case
Officials at Joint Base Lewis-McChord say cases against two more soldiers charged with misconduct in Afghanistan will proceed to courts-martial.
Mon., Nov. 22, 2010, 3:24 p.m.
Army reviews 5th Stryker leadership in alleged killings
The Army has appointed a brigadier general to conduct a top-to-bottom review of the Washington-state based 5th Stryker Brigade, after some of its members were charged this year with rampant …
Tue., Nov. 9, 2010, 4:04 p.m.
Soldier charged in Afghan killings doesn’t testify
Most of the soldiers charged along with an Army sergeant accused of masterminding a plan to kill Afghan civilians are declining to testify at a military hearing to determine whether …
Mon., Sept. 27, 2010, 2:46 p.m.
Hearing begins in alleged plot to murder Afghans
Despite the array of prescription drugs he was taking, an Army soldier’s videotaped statement describing how he and his colleagues randomly killed three Afghan civilians appeared to be a reliable …
Wed., Sept. 8, 2010, 5:48 p.m.
Army: Fort Lewis-based sergeant kept body parts
New documents released by the Army say a staff sergeant charged in a conspiracy to murder civilians kept Afghan body parts and threatened his subordinates.
Wed., Aug. 25, 2010, 9:40 a.m.
Army: Lewis-McChord soldiers plotted to kill Afghans
Seven more soldiers from a Stryker brigade at Joint Base Lewis-McChord have been charged in connection with a conspiracy to kill Afghan civilians.
Thu., June 17, 2010
Five soldiers charged with Afghan deaths
SEATTLE – Five soldiers accused of murdering three Afghan civilians earlier this year allegedly threw grenades at them and shot them with rifles, according to charging papers released Wednesday by …