Thousands protest against Nato raid in northern Afghanistan
Officials in northern Afghanistan say 12 people have been shot dead and 80 injured after clashes with security forces over a Nato-led raid.
About 2,000 people took to the streets in the city of Taloqan in Takhar Province.
They were angry about an overnight raid by American and Afghan forces in which four people were killed.
Quentin Sommerville reports from the capital, Kabul.
18 May 2011
- From the section Middle East