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IED Attacks In Afghanistan Hit A Record High

By Ben Armbruster on January 26, 2012 at 9:35 am

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USA Today reports that IED attacks “hit a record high of more than 16,000 in Afghanistan in the past year.” “The number of improvised explosive devices that were cleared or detonated rose to 16,554 from 15,225, an increase of 9 percent.”

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