In Its Own War on Terror, Pakistan Piles Up Heavy Losses

In Its Own War on Terror, Pakistan Piles Up Heavy Losses

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RAWALPINDI, Pakistan—Each day, Cpl. Hamid Raza helps tag Cpl. Mohammed Yakub to a physiotherapy bench, rises it and wipes a persperate off his doubtful comrade’s forehead. Eyes darting, Cpl. Yakub mostly screams and grunts by a procedure, flailing his hands.

“Traumatic conduct injury,” Cpl. Raza says softly. “He realizes it’s me, and he tries to speak, though he can’t. He can’t eat, he can’t talk, he can’t remember…

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