“What I’ve said tonight matters little if we don’t come together to protect our most precious resource, our children,” – president Barack Obama, February 12. [from the State of the Union address, in reference to the shootings at Newtown]
“‘Ten civilians were killed last night in a joint Afghan and American
operation that took place in Chogam Valley in Shigal District,’ said
Fazlullah Wahidi, the provincial governor. He said four women, one man
and five children between the ages of 8 and 13 were killed; four
teenagers were wounded, three of whom were girls,” – NYT, February 13.
Found at The Dish.