Witnesses Say Australian SAS Soldiers Killed Unarmed Afghan Civilians in Potential War Crimes

3/26/2020

A Four Corners investigation at ABC News has uncovered new allegations that unarmed civilians were unlawfully killed by Australian special forces in Afghanistan.

The revelations involve multiple incidents in which Afghans were killed after surrendering or while they were detained by the Special Air Service Regiment (SAS).

A former SAS soldier told Four Corners he witnessed three incidents involving what he said was the murder of Afghans.

The SAS veteran said some of his former colleagues should face charges.

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