Afghanistan suicide attack kills Kunduz district governor, civilians




 
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Afghanistan suicide attack kills Kunduz district governor, civilians
 
August 30th, 2013  
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Afghanistan suicide attack kills Kunduz district governor, civilians
By Folad Hamdard KUNDUZ, Afghanistan (Reuters) - A suicide attack in Afghanistan's northern Kunduz province killed a district governor, one of his bodyguards and 10 civilians at a memorial service at a mosque on Friday, government officials said. It was the latest in a string of attacks this week across Afghanistan, where insurgents are seeking to destabilize the government ahead of the withdrawal of most international troops by the end of 2014. The group in Kunduz was attending a ceremony for a tribal elder who had died the day before, the officials said. ...

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