Democracy Now: 6 NATO Troops Killed in Afghanistan Offensive
In Afghanistan, six NATO troops have been killed in the deadliest day for NATO forces since launching the attack on the Taliban stronghold of Marjah last week. US commanders had claimed to have control over Marjah, but Thursday saw the most intense resistance of the six-day assault. Also Thursday, a NATO airs trike mistakenly killed seven Afghan police officers and wounded two others. The attack took place in the northern province of Kunduz.