'Let's Kill' Report Reveals Discipline Breakdown in Kill Team Brigade

A secret US Army investigative report has revealed a breakdown of discipline in the 5th Stryker Brigade, home to the "kill team" that allegedly murdered Afghan civilians. According to the report, which has been obtained by SPIEGEL, the commander helped to create an environment where misconduct could occur.
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Colonel Harry Tunnell (left) is seen with US Defense Secretary Robert Gates. A secret US Army report paints a damning picture of Tunnell's command in Afghanistan.

Colonel Harry Tunnell (left) is seen with US Defense Secretary Robert Gates. A secret US Army report paints a damning picture of Tunnell's command in Afghanistan.

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Photo Gallery: 'Terrible Things Are Happening Here'