The Guardian Tweeted A Picture Of A Relief Worker’s Fleshlight

Not sure it’s an essential #humanitarian tool.

3. The Guardian Professional Networks asked aid workers in Afghanistan to share pictures of what they packed in their luggage.

A worker going by the name “David Higgins” replied: “We have to travel light here, so no luxuries: first aid kit, water filter, emergency rations, flesh light [sic], sleeping bag, ground sheet, knife and distress beacon.”

The tweet has now, you’ll be stunned to hear, been deleted.

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Alan White is a news editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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