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Hope for Pakistan's Street Kids

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Taliban gunmen stopped a school bus rolling through Pakistan's mountainous northwest frontier and...

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Street children in Pakistan. Image by Rafat Saeed/DW. Pakistan, 2012.
The United Nations estimates that there may be as many as 1.5 million street children in Pakistan. In Islamabad, the capital, a self-sustaining organization called Lettucebee Kids is working to help children who have very adult responsibilities.
Beenish Ahmed reports for Deutsche Welle radio about a recent art exhibition by the street children that is giving some of them a cause for hope.

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