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Monday, December 17, 2012

Meanwhile in Afghanistan

Posted by on Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 2:24 PM

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.
What is this world coming to? No. More like: What this world is and has been for too long.

 

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fletc3her 1
Oh, but surely families in Afghanistan are used to all the violence what with the continuous wars throughout their entire lifetimes and such.
Posted by fletc3her on December 17, 2012 at 2:35 PM · Report this
Will in Seattle 2
Obviously we need to leave today, not tomorrow.
Posted by Will in Seattle http://www.facebook.com/WillSeattle on December 17, 2012 at 3:08 PM · Report this
treacle 3
They say, cynically, that the only thing that has changed in human history is the caliber.

:(
Posted by treacle on December 17, 2012 at 3:53 PM · Report this
4
How many kids were killed on that playground in Syria last month? Oh but they didn't look like our kids, so that wasn't neary as tragic.
Posted by anne77 on December 17, 2012 at 9:00 PM · Report this

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