The continuing economic crisis in Spain has caused an increasing number of Spanish citizens to emigrate. During 2011 about 115,000 Spaniards left the country, most of them moving to South America.
In other news, a twelve-year-old girl and a fifteen-year-old boy in Afghanistan were killed by an acid attack, reportedly for being friends with each other. They have not yet been identified, and no families are willing to come forward and claim the bodies.
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