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“Thousands of Civilian Deaths” — NYT on U.S. Airstrikes

Clip: 01/17/2022 | 16m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

America’s air war in the Middle East was advertised as the most precise campaign in history. But new investigative reporting is revealing a cacophony of errors. Flawed intelligence and imprecise targeting caused the deaths of thousands of civilians, a number that was severely underreported by the Pentagon. Azmat Khan exposes the true human toll of American airstrikes.

Aired: 01/17/22

Rating: NR

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