One of lawmakers, investigator Hamizai Lali said;
“We are convinced that one soldier cannot kill so many people in two villages within one hour at the same time, and the 16 civilians, most of them children and women, have been killed by the two groups,”
“If the international community does not play its role in punishing the perpetrators, the Wolesi Jirga [parliament] would declare foreign troops as occupying forces,”
Witnesses had previously said they saw around 20 drunk soldiers shooting and not 1, another man even said he was a revenge attack.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai, who asked for NATO troops to leave villages yesterday has said;
“This has been going on for too long. This is by all means the end of the rope here,”