Behind the Death of Pat Tillman An investigation into the death of former football star Pat Tillman in Afghanistan has found that Tillman died in an avoidable incident of friendly fire.
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Behind the Death of Pat Tillman

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Behind the Death of Pat Tillman

Behind the Death of Pat Tillman

Behind the Death of Pat Tillman

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An investigation into the death of former football star Pat Tillman in Afghanistan has found that Tillman died in an avoidable incident of friendly fire.

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Steve Coll, author, Ghost Wars : The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Union to September 10, 2001; managing editor, The Washington Post; wrote a two-part story investigating the death by friendly fire of US Ranger Pat Tillman