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  1. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghanistan's children suffer as US pull-out leaves deadly firing ranges

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 11:55pm by WASHPOST

    ... of firing ranges infested with the explosives. Dozens of children have been killed or wounded as they have stumbled upon the sites, which are often poorly marked. And casualties were likely ... their animals to graze, collecting firewood or searching for scrap metal. Of the casualties recorded by the UN, 88 per cent were children. Top US military officials say they intend to remove ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1474113/afghanistans-children-suffer-us-pull-out-leaves-deadly-firing-ranges
  2. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Third journalist shot dead in Afghanistan in four weeks by gunman in police uniform

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:30pm by AFP

    ... election, which will be the first democratic handover of power in Afghanistan’s turbulent history. Ahmad, AFP’s senior Afghan reporter, was killed along with his wife and two of his three children ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1464696/two-female-western-journalists-shot-afghanistan-one-dead-police
  3. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    AFP reporter, family among 9 civilians killed in Taliban attack on Kabul hotel

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:49pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kabul Teenage gunmen penetrate venue's security to kill at least nine civilians, just weeks before poll At least nine civilians including children ... at the Agence France-Presse news agency, was shot dead along with his wife and two of his three children on Thursday evening when four teenage gunmen with pistols hidden in their socks managed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1454052/journalist-and-family-among-nine-killed-taliban-attack-kabul-hotel
  4. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Suicide attack in crowded market kills 16 in northern Afghanistan

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 06:13pm

    ... treated for injuries, among them a pregnant woman and two children aged six and seven. Northern Afghanistan is generally more peaceful than the south and east of the country, but Islamist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1451664/suicide-attack-crowded-market-kills-16-northern-afghanistan
  5. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Afghan capital sees first polio case since 2001

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 04:12pm by AFP

    ... children, is still endemic. Due to massive internationally-backed efforts the number of cases has dropped significantly in Afghanistan in recent years, with most reported from the insurgency-hit ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1425985/afghan-capital-sees-first-polio-case-2001
  6. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban leader hunted after allegedly forcing sister, 10, to don suicide vest

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 02:54am by AFP

    ... children have sometimes been persuaded to carry suicide vests. President Hamid Karzai condemned using children in suicide attacks and called on Taliban leaders to condemn the practice. "Coercing children into suicide attacks is against the instructions of holy Islam and the values of Afghan culture," he said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1400261/taliban-leader-hunted-after-allegedly-forcing-sister-10-don-suicide-vest
  7. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Suicide attack on Kabul restaurant kills up to 21

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 02:07pm by AP

    ... that Karzai said killed seven children and one woman. "These invading forces launched a brutal bombardment on civilians... and they have martyred and wounded 30 civilians. This was a revenge ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1408401/suicide-attack-kabul-restaurant-kills-21
  8. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Lack of records means January 1 a common birthday in Afghanistan

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 11:18pm by WASHPOST

    ... disasters, as well as helping children apply for refugee status. It also makes it easier to conduct a national census, an enormous challenge here. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1395224/lack-records-means-january-1-common-birthday-afghanistan
  9. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Six Afghan boy swimmers killed by rocket-fired grenade

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... into the water. The round went astray and exploded among a group of children bathing on the opposite shore of the Larkhab River, about 50 metres away. Six boys, ages nine to 14, were killed instantly; two of them were in the shallow water near the riverbank, and the other four were on the bank. Two other children, a boy and a girl, were wounded. "The person who fired the rocket did not mean ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1302013/six-afghan-boy-swimmers-killed-rocket-fired-grenade
  10. News - Asia - AFGHANISTAN

    Four girls killed in bomb attack at Afghan wedding

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 02:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Kandahar

    ... Children aged between seven and 12 died after detonation of improvised explosive device (IED) A bomb attack killed four girls attending an Afghan wedding, officials said on Thursday, blaming the attack on Taliban rebels intending to target government employees at the event. The children, aged between seven and 12, died when an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1275283/four-girls-killed-bomb-attack-afghan-wedding

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