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Deadly Afghan strikes investigated

US may have led attacks in which civilians died

KABUL — International military officials are investigating two episodes in which as many as 11 Afghan civilians may have been killed in what appeared to be US-led military actions.

In the more lethal episode, Afghan officials said 10 civilians were killed in Kunar Province in eastern Afghanistan in a village where two known Taliban commanders were visiting family members.

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