Transcript for US General Killed in Shooting at Afghan Military Academy
An American general was killed in fifteen other soldiers wounded in an attack at a military academy in Afghanistan. A gunman wearing an Afghan army uniform turned his weapon against Americans NATO troops and other Afghans. One US official told ABC news the shooting victim was a two star major general -- in the highest ranking official to be killed in Afghanistan war. This is the latest in a string of so called green on blue attacks in Afghanistan. Where members of the Afghan forces have attacked US and coalition forces. But those attacks have become less frequent recently as fewer US troops have been on the ground there Karen Travers ABC news Washington.
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