Civilian Casualties In Afghan War Dip For First Time In Six Years
By: Sean Carberry
February 19, 2013
The U.N. reports that for the first time in six years, casualties in the Afghan war have decreased. There was sharp drop in the number of dead and wounded attributed to attacks by Afghan government and Western forces.
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