Afghanistan war crimes report details evidence of 39 murders by special forces soldiers |
A shocking reckoning of Australia’s longest war has begun with the release of a bombshell report detailing unlawful killings and war crimes allegedly committed by special forces soldiers.
It marks the conclusion of an exhaustive four-year inquiry exposing the darkest chapter in Australia’s military history. Nineteen current or former soldiers from the special operations task group are facing criminal investigation over the unlawful killing of 39 people in Afghanistan.
Who will take responsibility for these war crimes? Is Australian government and the international community going to take action against involved in these crimes against humanity?