Kyrgyzstan hunts for 'militants' behind clashes

Published on 21 June 2010

Kyrgyz forces staged raids Monday in the tense south, killing two people and wounding 23, to find those behind deadly ethnic clashes in the volatile Central Asian state, authorities said. (..) The UN's World Food Programme said in a statement that a plane-load of aid carrying food rations for 30,000 people had arrived in Osh on Monday. Two more WFP flights carrying food and other aid were expected to arrive in Osh on Tuesday and Wednesday, it said.

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