FILE — Hassan Allay-wi Mohammed Sultan, 16, who was paralyzed in a 2016 air strike aimed at an Islamic State recruiter, near his home in Mosul, Iraq, Nov 1, 2021. Ivor Prickett/The New York Times

Pentagon praises series exposing civilian deaths in air war

The series by The New York Times was deeply critical of the US government and it won the Pulitzer Prize for international reporting