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Afghanistan: 2012 Green-on-Blue Attacks Year-end Report

Extremism in Asia / Research and Visualization

Fifty green-on-blue attacks occurred during 2012, resulting in the death of 81 government personnel. This is a tremendous increase from the 21 green-on-blue attacks that were carried out against ISAF soldiers in 2011 resulting in the deaths of 35 soldiers. These violent attacks will continue to pose one of the greatest threats against government personnel in Afghanistan into 2013.

Link to Visualization

Created by ISVG researchers, the above  link brings you to a detailed visualization of this ongoing violent trend.



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