'We are not safe': aid workers fearful after Red Cross shooting in Afghanistan

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Murder of Red Cross physiotherapist Lorena Enebral Perez by wheelchair-bound patient offers new focal point for concern among aid workers

On the morning of 11 September, Lorena Enebral Perez met with a 21-year-old polio patient at a clinic in northern Afghanistan with a simple, gracious task: to help the wheelchair-bound man to walk.

When she approached him, the patient pulled out a pistol and shot her in the chest.

Related: Six Red Cross workers in Afghanistan killed in ambush

It’s very difficult for us to stay here. We are not safe. Government militias bring their guns here every day

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