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Afghan civilian casualties from suicide attacks soar 46%

The number of Afghans killed or wounded in suicide attacks soared 46% in the first nine months of 2018, the United Nations said Sunday, as insurgent groups increasingly target civilians, AFP reported. Suicide bombs caused 2,343 civilian casualties, more than any other tactic, including ground fighting, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan said in a […]