In memory of


Shireen Agha, 11

Huma, a young girl

died on November 26, 2001

in the village of Gur Koo (Gorko) near Shamshad hill in Nangarhar Province, 8 kms from the Pakistani border. The Shamshad area had been heavily bombed on November 18th reportedly killing 30 persons. On November 26th, seven poor children were collecting firewood and scrap metal. A U.S cluster bomblet was set off, exploding and killing Shireen Agha, 11, and a young girl, Huma, and injuring the 5 other children.

An unexploded U.S cluster bomb