Wed, Feb 20, 2013 - Page 6 News List

Afghan civilian death toll in airstrikes falls

STATISTICS:While an annual report by the UN Mission to Afghanistan said the overall civilian death toll was down, attacks on government employees increased 700 percent


Despite the decline, airstrikes remained the cause of most civilian deaths and injuries by the international military forces and 51 of those killed were children, the report said.

Additional reporting by AFP

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