Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Amnesty International: U.S. Strikes In Somalia Are Killing Civilians

The Pentagon is disputing a report from Amnesty International which claims civilians are being killed in U.S. airstrikes in Somalia. The group says its investigations found credible evidence that the U.S.’s rapidly escalating air strikes in Somalia have killed numerous civilians. Here & Now‘s Peter O’Dowd speaks with Brian Castner (@Brian_Castner),Amnesty International’s senior crisis adviser on Arms and Military Operations.

This article was originally published on

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit

👋 Looks like you could use more news. Sign up for our newsletters.

* indicates required
New Orleans Public Radio News
New Orleans Public Radio Info