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Texas doctors to operate on girl burned in U.S. drone strike

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 | Permalink

Doctors in Texas plan to do reconstructive surgery on a girl who was found severely burned two years ago in Pakistan's Swat Valley. Her caretaker, Hashmat Effendi, brought her to the United States last week.

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Texas doctors to operate on girl burned in U.S. drone strike

The nomads of Petra

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 | Permalink

Many of the million visitors who travel to the rock-cut architectural wonders of Petra in Jordan every year are unaware of the Bedouin who live there maintaining the traditions of their forefathers.

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The nomads of Petra

‘Dead women walking’ find hope

Friday, December 16th, 2011 | Permalink

A hospital is offering free corrective surgery to women with fistulas who are incontinent and find it hard to keep clean and live a normal life.

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‘Dead women walking’ find hope