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Afghan civilian casualties top 11,000 to hit record in 2015

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AFTER THE ATTACK. Afghan mourners carry the coffin of Saeed Jawad Hossini, 29, who was killed in a suicide attack on a minibus carrying employees of Afghan TV channel TOLO in Kabul on January 21, 2016. Photo by Shah Marai/AFP
One in every 4 casualties in 2015 was a child, says the United Nations

KABUL, Afghanistan (Feb. 14, 2016) — The number of civilians killed or wounded in Afghanistan last year was the highest recorded since 2009, the UN said Sunday, February 14, with children paying a particularly heavy price.

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