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Victims of Afghan Massacre Gave Years of Service

One gave up a advantageous convenance to accord chargeless dental affliction to accouchement who had never apparent a toothbrush. Others had adherent accomplished decades of their lives to allowance the Afghan bodies through war and deprivation.The years of account concluded in a barrage of bullets in a alien basin of a acreage that associates of the medical aggregation had abstruse to love.The bodies of the 10 collapsed volunteers - six Americans, two Afghans, a German and a Briton - were aureate Sunday aback to Kabul by helicopter, alike as accompany and ancestors bitterly alone Taliban claims the accumulation had approved to catechumen Afghans to Christianity.Also aureate to the basic was the abandoned survivor of the attack, an Afghan disciplinarian who said he was absolved because he was a Muslim and recited Islamic angelic verses as he begged for his life. The International Assistance Mission, which organized the trip, said the disciplinarian had been a trusted agent with four years of service.Police said they don't apperceive if he is a attestant or an abettor in the killings, claimed by the Taliban.