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  • Jan Kubis, the top U.N. envoy in Afghanistan, presents the annual U.N. report on Afghan civilian casualties at a press conference in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Ahmad Jamshid)

    Afghan civilian casualties rose in 2nd half of 2012

    The number of Afghan civilians killed and wounded in the last half of 2012 rose sharply compared with the similar period in 2011 as insurgents took advantage of warmer weather to carry out more attacks, the United Nations said Tuesday.

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