according to a report released by the united nation july 30, 2013, civilian casualties in afghanistan are up 23% in the first six months of the year from the same period last year (and up 38% for women and children). from january to june 2013, 1,319 civilians were killed and 2,533 were wounded.
photos of afghan children. those in islamadad from an afghan refugee camp. (1) muhammed muheisen in islamabad; (2) mohammad ismail in kabul; (3) mohammed muheisen in kabul; (4) shah marai in kabul; (5) rahmatullah alizada in ghazni, afghanistan; (6) nathalie bardou in islamabad; (7) ed ou in kabul; (8) greg baker in islamabad; (9) muhammed muheisen in kabul: (10) daniel berehulak in islamabad