Soldiers Accused of Open Firing in in Sadr City

US soldiers have been accused of open firing on civilians in Sadr City and killing three, according to the New York Times. A man and his two daughters were killed, and his son wounded, according to his wife and members of the Iraqi police. The military describes it as an “escalation of force,” and says that an investigation will be carried out.

The daughters were nine- and 11-years-old, the son seven.

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