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By far the largest killer attributed to civilian deaths are improvised explosive devices, or IEDs, which are bomb, detonated by insurgents in public areas such as markets, roads and government buildings. Bombs accounted for about one-third of the total civilian toll, with 2,959 deaths and 5,656 injured.
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St. Therese of Lisieux
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