Dasht-I-Leili Massacre

Dasht-I-Leili Massacre

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Dasht-i-Leili massacre occurred in December 2001 during the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan where between 250 and 3,000 (depending on sources) Taliban prisoners were shot and/or suffocated to death in metal truck containers, while being transferred by U.S. and Northern Alliance soldiers from Kunduz to Sheberghan prison through the Dasht-i-Leili desert in Afghanistan. The transferred prisoners were under supervision of forces loyal to General Rashid Dostum and some of them were survivors of the Battle of Qala-i-Jangi in Mazar-i-Sharif.show more

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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 390g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135755927
  • 9786135755923