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Afghan presidential election campaign begins – BBC News

BBC NewsThe campaign for Afghanistan’s presidential election has been formally launched, with rallies for key candidates in the capital, Kabul. The election is scheduled to take place on 5 April, with 11 candidates to replace…

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British nationals die in Kabul blast – BBC News

BBC NewsBritish nationals were among 21 people killed in a suicide attack at a restaurant in Kabul, Afghanistan, the Foreign Office has confirmed. Two Britons died in the attack, which happened at a venue in…

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US Embassy in Kabul hit on Christmas Day – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan says its compound was hit by indirect fire just before dawn on Christmas Day. It says no Americans were injured. An embassy official, speaking on…

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US Embassy Fired on in Kabul – TIME

TIMETwo rounds of fire hit the grounds of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul early Christmas morning. The embassy has said all Americans are accounted for and no casualties were reported in the attack. News agencies…

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Bomb blast near Kabul airport – The Hindu

The HinduA car bomb went off on Wednesday near a gate used by NATO troops in the northern section of the Kabul airport, the Afghan Interior Ministry said. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the pre-dawn…


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