Medecins Sans Frontieres said at least nine of its staff were killed in the attack. Many are unaccounted for.
It said the strikes continued for more than 30 minutes after US and Afghan authorities were told of its location.
US forces were carrying out air strikes at the time. The Nato alliance has admitted the clinic may have been hit.
At least 37 people were seriously injured, 19 of them MSF staff.
More than 100 patients were in the hospital, along with relatives and carers; it is not known how many of them were killed.
MSF says that all parties to the conflict, including Kabul and Washington, had been told the precise GPS co-ordinates of the hospital in Kunduz on many occasions, including on 29 September. (Source)
More war crimes from everyone’s favourite TV comedian, Obomber.
BUT HEY, HE’S SO FUNNY! WHAT DO A FEW MORE CORPSES MATTER??? ISN’T HIS FAMILY LOVELY?! LOOK OVER THERE! IGNORE THE PILES OF DEAD CHILDREN!
A spokesman for US forces in Afghanistan, Col Brian Tribus, said: “US forces conducted an air strike in Kunduz city at 02:15 (local time)… against individuals threatening the force.
“The strike may have resulted in collateral damage to a nearby medical facility.”
Innocents murdered in a fucking hospital by the US = “collateral damage.”