Afghans sceptical of Kandahar massacre trial

A year has passed since US soldier allegedly killed 16 civilians, but relatives of victims have little faith in trial.

    A year has passed since the American soldier Robert Bales allegedly killed 16 Afghan civilians, including women and children, in Kandahar province.

    Bales faces the death penalty for the massacre if he is found guilty at a US military trial expected later this year.

    But family members of the victims are sceptical that justice will be served.

    Al Jazeera’s Jennifer Glasse reports from the capital, Kabul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    Why Jerusalem is not the capital of Israel

    No country in the world recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

    Strong quotes for Martin Luther King Jr Day

    Quotes from Martin Luther King Jr that resonate today

    Quotes of justice, education, religion and race said by MLK Jr.

    Africa is not poor, we are stealing its wealth

    Africa is not poor, we are stealing its wealth

    It's time to change the way we talk and think about Africa.