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× Unicef display shows scale of child deaths in conflict zones

NEW YORK --- Unicef arranged 3,758 little blue backpacks in rows reminiscent of a graveyard at the U.N. headquarters in New York on Sunday, to represent the number of children reported to have been killed in conflict zones around the world last year.

A U.N. report on children and armed conflicts has verified that more than 12,000 children were either killed or injured in conflict zones last year…