UN: Women, Children Casualties on the Rise in Afghanistan

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The United Nations says casualties among women and children are on the rise in Afghanistan then you you and report finds the more women and children were killed and wounded in Afghanistan in the first half of twenty twenty one then in the first six months of any year since the group began to systematically keeping counts in twenty oh nine the figure amounts to a forty seven percent increase compared to the period last year nearly seventeen hundred civilians killed and well over three thousand wounded the Taliban have swiftly captured significant territory in recent weeks sees the border controls with several neighboring countries and all threatening a number of provincial capitals I'm Charles collect as much

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