The Silent Victims of a Forgotten War: warwounded_afghanistan18

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN -MARCH 29, 2016:  At the Emergency hospital a Pashtun boy waits for an X-ray on his leg from a mine injury in Kabul on March 29, 2016. Every year the UN comes out with their report documenting the unfortunate carnage from America’s longest and most costly war in history. Along with the price tag estimated in the hundreds of billions, the human toll from a 2015 UN Assistance Mission To Afghanistan (UNAMA) report stated the number of Afghan civilians killed and wounded surpassed 11,000.  which was the deadliest on record for civilians in Afghanistan since the US-led invasion more than 14 years ago.

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN -MARCH 29, 2016: At the Emergency hospital a Pashtun boy waits for an X-ray on his leg from a mine injury in Kabul on March 29, 2016.

Every year the UN comes out with their report documenting the unfortunate carnage from America’s longest and most costly war in history. Along with the price tag estimated in the hundreds of billions, the human toll from a 2015 UN Assistance Mission To Afghanistan (UNAMA) report stated the number of Afghan civilians killed and wounded surpassed 11,000.

which was the deadliest on record for civilians in Afghanistan since the US-led invasion more than 14 years ago.