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Civilian casualties in Afghanistan hit record high amid US withdrawal, UN says

Some 5,183 casualties were recorded in the first six months of the year

Originally Published: 26 JUL 21 08:31 ET By Jeevan Ravindran, CNN (CNN) -- Civilian casualties in Afghanistan reached record levels in the first half of 2021, the United Nations warned Monday, noting that deaths and injuries spiked markedly from May…