US crash sparks Afghanistan riot
Hundreds of protesters took to the streets chanting slogans
Hundreds of Afghans gathered in the wake of the accident chanting "Death to America" and "Death to Karzai", referring to Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
They pelted the US military vehicles with rocks before the shooting began, forcing them to scatter.
Two police vehicles and a police checkpoint were set alight, witnesses said.
"People are very angry," resident Samad Shah said.
US, Afghan forces fire on rioters
Sher Shah Usafi, a Kabul police chief, said at least three people were killed and 16 wounded in the crash, while U.S. forces killed one person and wounded two as they fired on dozens of rioters shouting “Down with America!” and throwing stones at them while they fled the area.A commander with the city's traffic police who was at the scene said he also saw U.S. forces firing on protesters. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media.
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