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Mon Dec 17, 2012, 03:57 PM

 

Landmine kills 10 girls collecting firewood

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Source: CNN

Ten girls were killed in eastern Afghanistan on Monday when a landmine exploded as they were out collecting firewood -- the latest casualties in one of the most mined countries in the world.

Two other girls were injured in the incident in Nangarhar province, said Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the spokesman for the province's governor.


Read more: http://www.cnn.com/2012/12/17/world/asia/afghanistan-girls-landmine/index.html

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Response to michigandem58 (Original post)

Mon Dec 17, 2012, 03:59 PM

1. The world weeps this week

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Response to michigandem58 (Original post)

Mon Dec 17, 2012, 04:02 PM

2. When Princess Diana was working to rid the world of these, America was discussed as the major

manufacturer of land mines... Very sad... to hear this...

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Response to michigandem58 (Original post)

Mon Dec 17, 2012, 04:09 PM

3. very sorry duplicate thread locking

please continue discussion here

http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014339570

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