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About 80 boys and 20 staffers in an orphanage were trapped during intense fighting between the Pakistani military and the Taliban Wednesday, the orphanage director said.

The children trapped in the four-story building in the town of Mingora in Pakistan's Swat Valley felt as if they were under siege because the fighting was so close, said Muhammad Ali, director of the orphanage.

Staff members said they only had enough food to last two more days. Read full article »

CNN's Samson Desta contributed to this report.

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