UAE Sends Aid for Pakistani Girl

    Pakistani children place oil lamps next to a photograph of child activist Malala Yousafzai, who was shot in the head in a Taliban assassination attempt, as they pay tribute in Karachi on October 12, 2012. Pakistanis at mosques across the country prayed Friday for the recovery of a schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban as doctors said the next two days were critical. AFP PHOTO / ASIF HASSAN        (Photo credit should read ASIF HASSAN/AFP/GettyImages)

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    The United Arab Emirates sent an air ambulance to aid the teenage Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban Sunday. A source told Al Jazeera that 14-year-old Malala Yousafzai, who has drawn the attention of the world, may have “very limited” chances of making a recovery. UAE medics say they will evacuate Yousafzai if doctors deem it necessary for treatment. The girl was shot in the head by the Taliban along with two classmates on the way home from school.

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