ISAF flays desecration of rebel corpses
"This disrespectful act is inexplicable and not in keeping with the high moral standards we expect of coalition forces," the NATO-led force said of the video, in which Marines are urinating on fighters' corpses.
"ISAF strongly condemns the actions depicted in the video, which appear to have been conducted by a small group of US individuals, who apparently are no longer serving in Afghanistan," a statement from the force said.
It added the military personnel's behaviour dishonored the sacrifices and core values of every service member representing the 50-nation coalition.
"Therefore, a United States Criminal Investigatory agency has launched an investigation. It will be thorough and any individuals with confirmed involvement will be held fully accountable," the statement concluded.
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