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    Babies bearing brunt of Afghan wars - 3 Feb 09

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    Al Jazeera English

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    Decades of war in Afghanistan have left the health system in ruins, and the civilan population at severe risk by disease and injury.

    The situation is especially grave for pregnant women. Afghanistan has some of the highest maternity and infant mortality rates in the world.

    Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports from the Children's Hospital in the capital Kabul.