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Nov 19, 2014

Taliban suicide bombers die in attack on international zone in Kabul

KABUL (Reuters) – Four Afghan Taliban suicide bombers died when a group of the militants tried to storm an international zone in Kabul on Wednesday in the latest high-profile assault aimed at foreign targets in Afghanistan.

The attackers tried to break into a complex known as Green Village, starting with the explosion of a van at the gate of the heavily guarded area in eastern Kabul that houses foreign contractors and various facilities.

Nov 19, 2014
Nov 19, 2014

Taliban suicide bombers die in attack on int’l zone in Kabul

KABUL, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Four Afghan Taliban suicide
bombers died when a group of the militants tried to storm an
international zone in Kabul on Wednesday in the latest
high-profile assault aimed at foreign targets in Afghanistan.

The attackers tried to break into a complex known as Green
Village, starting with the explosion of a van at the gate of the
heavily guarded area in eastern Kabul that houses foreign
contractors and various facilities.

Nov 19, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
Nov 19, 2014
Nov 18, 2014

Truck bomb kills two in attack on foreign base in Kabul

KABUL (Reuters) – A truck bomb ripped through the outer perimeter of a foreign security compound in Afghanistan’s capital early on Tuesday, killing two Afghan security guards and wounding a foreigner, police and security sources said.

The jihadist Afghan Taliban, ousted from power by a U.S.-led coalition in 2001, claimed responsibility for the attack on the compound on the eastern outskirts of Kabul.

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      "Began my media career with Japanese TV (NHK) ten years ago in Islamabad where I had moved following the civil war in Afghanistan. I returned to Kabul in early 2002 and later joined Reuters as a correspondent. I cover the insurgency, the politics, and Afghan society from across the country."
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